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on August 11, 2017

USDA lowers turkey production estimates for 2017

Meanwhile, egg production estimates are raised and broiler production estimates are unchanged

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has lowered its forecast for turkey production for 2017, based on a slower-than-expected recovery in demand and relatively poor returns to producers.

The agency released its latest production projections in its World Agricultural Supply and Demands Estimates (WASDE) report, issued on August 10.


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