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Meredith Johnson

Meredith Johnson

Meredith Johnson is the Managing Editor of Egg Industry Insight.



Producing eggs in the US was expensive in 2021

Packaging, cartoning and transportation costs to produce eggs in the U.S. were found to be 20% higher in 2021 compared to 2020 in a recently published study.

U.S. producer data collected in 2021 estimated that processing, cartoning and transportation (PCT) costs for eggs sourced inline averaged approximately US$0.47 per dozen.

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US California’s egg market settles after housing mandate

The state’s egg prices continue to trend like other shell egg markets after implementation of its cage-free law Proposition 12.

The current state and future prospects of the California egg market were discussed by Economists Andrei Rjedkin and Angel Rubio during the Egg Market Forecast webinar organized by Urner Barry.

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