Weekly Market Information

Weekly Market Information

October 14, 2021

Dave’s Weekly Market Update – October 24, 2021

Happy Thursday. II is a beautiful day in the North East! Eggs: As holiday demand has not yet hit the retail sector, there are still a lot of eggs available. Farmers are reluctant to shrink their flocks since demand should pick up shortly. For further processed eggs, the market is up. Commercial baking is in full […]

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October 7, 2021

Dave’s Weekly Market Update – October 7,2021

Good afternoon, Eggs: Markets are adjusting downwards as inventories build. I do not believe we will see much more in the way of decreases but we can never be sure. Butter: The butter market has also shown signs of weakness this week. The world market is in a position not experienced in a long time, […]

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September 30, 2021

Dave’s Weekly Market Update – September 30, 2021

Good afternoon to all! Eggs: The egg market has remained stable, but inventories are building, and the next move will probably be downward. The opposite applies to processed egg products. Due to seasonal demand, breaking stock (which are used by the processors) are up and prices are rising on liquid and frozen egg items. Butter: This week, […]

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September 16, 2021

Dave’s Weekly Market Update – September 16,2021

Good afternoon to all Product availability. What can I say? In my 40+ years of doing this, I’ve never seen anything like this in the supply chain.  Multiple problems are at play. To start, manufacturers cannot get enough help to run their operations, whether they are processing raw materials or producing finished products. We are also experiencing […]

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August 19, 2021

Dave’s Weekly Market Update – August 19, 2021

Good afternoon, Eggs: The egg market is on fire with no sign of relief. We will see more of the same next week. This increase is being driven by strong exports and back-to-school advertising. Butter: Butter rose Monday and dropped back slightly yesterday and today. As of now, I anticipate we will stay in this […]

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August 16, 2021

Dave’s Weekly Market Update – August 16, 2021

Good afternoon to all: Eggs: The egg market has suddenly tightened up and is rising aggressively. I would expect double-digit increases next week also. Butter:  This week, butter has bounced around a little and ended up slightly higher. We now have a secondary label of butter that is more aggressively priced. Cheese: Above you can […]

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August 5, 2021

Dave’s Weekly Market Update – August 5, 2021

Good afternoon to all! Eggs: This week’s egg market remained unchanged. For the time being, inventories and demand seem to be in balance. Butter: After all was said and done, butter prices ended up slightly higher this week despite the erratic behavior shown this week. Whenever things like this occur, it can be difficult to […]

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July 29, 2021

Dave’s Weekly Market Update – July 29, 2021

Happy Thursday! Eggs: This week, eggs drifted slightly lower as retail demand is sluggish and food service is not absorbing the excess. I do not think there will be a big decrease as soon the schools will start gearing back up throughout the country. Butter:  The price of butter dropped this week as supplies are […]

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