U.S. total broiler slaughter for the week ending June 16 is estimated by USDA-AMS’s Poultry Market News Service to be 153,886,000 broilers, a 4-percent decrease from the same week a year earlier.

The 4-percent decrease in slaughter compares with a 4-percent decrease in eggs set in 19 states, 10 weeks earlier, and a 3-percent decrease in chicks placed 7 weeks earlier in 19 states.

Week endingData from 19 states
Eggs setChicks placedEggs setChicks placed
change fromchange from10 weeks previous7 weeks previousU.S. broilers slaughtered
1 year2 years1 year2 years1 year1 year1 year
– 000 –%%– 000 –%%– 000 –%– 000 –%– 000 –%
April
28198,1629696166,6729798194,66394162,71496152,792
99
May
5199,9649696166,2419696195,25995163,01296151,715
95
12199,6669795167,0769698197,68795164,70595155,836
94
19200,3169795165,5029696198,73996165,71696157,987
97
26201,0739895167,0679798197,55195165,21796158,757
96
June
2200,8579895166,5339796196,48894164,79295142,351
97
9199,2729794167,2099896198,10095166,20897156,500
98
16199,32496166,67297153,886
96

Note: Data in bold is subject to weekly revisions. All percentage changes are compared with year earlier.

 

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