The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s November Prices Index increased 4.5 percent from October and 23 percent from November 2021. The Crop Production Index was up 4.3 percent from last month and 19 percent from the previous year. The Livestock Production Index increased 3.2 percent from October and 30 percent from November of last year.

For poultry and eggs specifically, the November index increased 9.5 percent from October and 67 percent from November 2021. The November broiler price, at 71.4 cents per pound, is 1.9 cents higher than October and 12.2 cents higher than a year ago.

Commodity and UnitAdjusted Base PriceParity PricePrice as Percent of Parity
Nov-21Oct-22Nov-22Nov-21Oct-22Nov-22
($)($)($)($)(%)(%)(%)
Broilers, pound0.0491.61.821.82373839

 

Feed Price RatioNov-21Oct-22Nov-22
Broiler-feed:
pounds of broiler grower feed equal in value to 1 pound of broiler, live weight
4.34.34.3
Market egg feed:
pounds of laying feed equal in value to 1 dozen eggs
719.723.6

The full report can be found here.