International: Weekly US/Canadian Live Poultry Slaughtered Under Federal Inspection (Fri)
NW_PY007
Des Moines, IA          Fri. Jan 11, 2019          USDA Market News

International: Weekly U.S./Canadian Live Poultry Slaughtered Under Inspection (Fri

Week ending            5-Jan-19
                               U.S. fowl slaughtered domestically

                       Light               Heavy                 Total
                       Hens                 Hens                 Hens
                    -----------------Thousands----------------------
Head                        749               1,073                  1,822

Head sltr Comparisons
Last Week                   620                 846                  1,466
Same week yr ago            831               1,367                  2,198
To-date/2019*               749               1,073                  1,822
To-date/2018*               831               1,367                  2,198

                               U.S. fowl slaughtered in Canada

                       Light               Heavy                 Total
                       Hens                 Hens                 Hens
                    -----------------Thousands----------------------
Head                        389                   0                    389

Head sltr Comparisons
Last Week                   114                   0                    114
Same week yr ago            230                   0                    230
To-date/2019*               389                   0                    389
To-date/2018*               230                   0                    230
Data Source: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, AISD, AID, Poultry Section

                    Total U.S. fowl slaughtered in the U.S. and Canada

                       Light               Heavy                 Total
                       Hens                 Hens                 Hens
                    -----------------Thousands----------------------
Head                      1,138               1,073                  2,211

Head sltr Comparisons
Last Week                   734                 846                  1,580
Same week yr ago          1,061               1,367                  2,428
To-date/2019*             1,138               1,073                  2,211
To-date/2018*             1,061               1,367                  2,428

*Note: Year to-date totals reflect comparable time periods.

SOURCE: USDA AMS Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News
        Des Moines, IA     515.284.4460  email: DESM.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
        http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/NW_PY007.txt

Prepared: 11-Jan-19 09:14 AM C JG