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2017 BROILER PRODUCTION LEVELS AND PRICE

The average production level in 2017 was 5% higher than 2016.  2017 levels reached a high of 128% in A-143 and A-144, significantly higher than 2016’s high of 119% (A-135 and A-137).   The average live price for 2017 was lower …


SALEABLE CHICK PRICE SEPTEMBER 23, 2018

Effective for eggs hatched on or after September 23, 2018, the minimum price of hatching eggs sold by a broiler hatching egg producer to a hatchery operator is $0.577 per saleable chick hatched from those eggs. This is an decrease of  0.3 …


BROILER PRICE CHANGE SEPTEMBER 2, 2018

Effective September 2 – October 27, 2018, the minimum price paid to farmers for a live chicken broiler weighing more than 2.20 kg but less than 2.30 kg is $1.616. This is a 3.1 cent decrease for this weight category …


SALEABLE CHICK PRICE JULY 29, 2018

Effective for eggs hatched on or after July 29, 2018, the minimum price of hatching eggs sold by a broiler hatching egg producer to a hatchery operator is $0.580 per saleable chick hatched from those eggs. This is an decrease of  0.3 …


BROILER PRICE CHANGE JULY 8, 2018

Effective July 8 – September 1, 2018, the minimum price paid to farmers for a live chicken broiler weighing more than 2.20 kg but less than 2.30 kg is $1.647. This is a 5.1 cent increase for this weight category …