Aug 03 2018

Dave’s Weekly Market Update

Eggs:      The egg market is firming up. Supplies are getting tighter and medium eggs have been rising. The larger eggs have not followed suit but are expected to do shortly. I would expect it to begin by the beginning or middle of next week. Butter:      Cream supplies are tightening up and

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Jul 27 2018

DAVE’S WEEKLY MARKET UPDATE

Good day, Eggs: The egg market dropped again this week but today it did not move.  The market “is attempting to settle” as per Urner Barry who creates the egg market. This usually signifies that the market will remain level for a few days until it goes back up way too much too quickly. That

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Jul 12 2018

Dave’s Weekly Market Update

Good afternoon to all, Eggs:        After weeks of shortages on larger white eggs the supply has rebounded and now the market is declining.We can expect more declines next week. Butter:      The butter market at the CME has bounced around this week and ended up .03 higher than last Thursday’s close

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Jul 05 2018

Dave’s Weekly Market Update

Eggs:      The larger white eggs still are short in supply vs. demand. We probably will see more increases on these eggs. Butter:      Butter dropped again this week as retail demand is just not there. With the heat wave extending over much of the country I am surprised by this drop as

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Jun 29 2018

Weekly Market Update

Eggs:      The larger sizes of eggs are in extremely short supply and this is forcing the market upwards. I expect we will see additional increases next week. Many farmers put their flocks out to molt and now the inventory is very low. The expected heat wave will also reduce the available inventory because

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May 24 2018

DAVE’S WEEKLY MARKET UPDATE

Good afternoon to all, Eggs:      The egg market remained flat this week with no changes at all. Farmers are putting flocks out to molt which should tighten up the supply and potentially cause them to rise at some point in the fairly near future. Butter:      Butter bounced around this week and

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