Broiler hatchery news release, 2022 May 25

Collection:
Georgia Government Publications
Title:
Broiler hatchery news release, 2022 May 25
Southern region news release broiler hatchery
Creator:
United States. Department of Agriculture. National Agricultural Statistics Service. Southern Region
Contributor to Resource:
Georgia. Department of Agriculture
Florida. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Alabama. Department of Agriculture and Industries
South Carolina. Department of Agriculture
Publisher:
Athens, Ga. : United States. Department of Agriculture. National Agricultural Statistics Service. Southern Region
Date of Original:
2022-05-25
Subject:
Chickens--Hatcheries--Southern States--Statistics--Periodicals
Broilers (Chickens)--Southern States--Statistics--Periodicals
Poultry industry--Southern States--Statistics--Periodicals
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United States, Georgia, 32.75042, -83.50018
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This news release contains Georgia agricultural statistics.
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United States Department of Agriculture National Agricultural Statistics Service
Southern Region News Release Broiler Hatchery

Cooperating with the Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Georgia Department of Agriculture, and South Carolina Department of Agriculture
Southern Regional Field Office 355 East Hancock Avenue, Suite 100 Athens, GA 30601 (706) 713-5400 www.nass.usda.gov

This report contains the results from the Weekly Broiler Hatchery Survey. Thanks to all who responded.

May 25, 2022

Media Contact: Anthony Prillaman

Broiler-Type Eggs Set in the United States Up Slightly
Hatcheries in the United States weekly program set 241 million eggs in incubators during the week ending May 21, 2022, up slightly from a year ago. Average hatchability for chicks hatched during the week in the United States was 80.1 percent. Average hatchability is calculated by dividing chicks hatched during the week by eggs set three weeks earlier.
Hatcheries in Alabama set 34.5 million eggs during the week ending May 21, 2022, up 6 percent from a year ago. Hatcheries in Georgia set 35.0 million eggs during the same week, down slightly from a year ago.
Broiler-Type Chicks Placed in the United States Up Slightly
Broiler growers in the United States weekly program placed 189 million chicks for meat production during the week ending May 21, 2022, up slightly from a year ago. Cumulative placements from the week ending January 8, 2022 through May 21, 2022 for the United States were 3.73 billion. Cumulative placements were down slightly from the same period a year earlier.
Broiler growers in Alabama placed 25.0 million chicks for meat production during the week ending May 21, 2022, up 6 percent from a year ago. Placements in Georgia totaled 27.1 million chicks, up 7 percent from a year ago.

Broiler-Type Eggs Set Selected States and United States: 2022

State

April 16, 2022

April 23, 2022

April 30, 2022

Week ending
May 7, 2022

(1,000 eggs)

(1,000 eggs)

(1,000 eggs)

(1,000 eggs)

Alabama ............. Florida ................ Georgia .............. South Carolina....

34,750 1,194
35,294 5,550

34,906 1,194
34,973 5,542

35,104 1,194
35,086 5,483

34,312 1,194
35,284 5,532

May 14, 2022
(1,000 eggs)
34,187 1,194
35,167 5,592

United States ......

239,511

240,063

240,521

239,298

Source: USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service, Broiler Hatchery, May 25, 2022

241,079

May 21, 2022
(1,000 eggs) 34,548 1,194 34,983 5,563
240,937

Percent of previous year
(percent) 106 99 100 93
100

Broiler-Type Chicks Placed Selected States and United States: 2022

State

April 16, 2022

April 23, 2022

April 30, 2022

Week ending
May 7, 2022

May 14, 2022

(1,000 chicks) (1,000 chicks) (1,000 chicks) (1,000 chicks) (1,000 chicks)

Alabama ............. Florida ................ Georgia .............. South Carolina....

24,672 1,310
26,722 4,795

25,446 1,425
25,277 4,872

25,411 1,435
25,330 4,500

24,965 1,332
26,905 4,908

25,578 1,330
25,784 4,650

United States ......

187,490

188,048

187,289

187,465

Source: USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service, Broiler Hatchery, May 25, 2022

188,496

May 21, 2022
(1,000 chicks) 25,049 1,213 27,051 5,314
188,560

Percent of previous year
(percent) 106 91 107 91
100

USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Broiler-Type Eggs Set Selected States and United States: 2022

State

April 16, 2022

April 23, 2022

Week ending

April 30, 2022

May 7, 2022

(1,000 eggs)

(1,000 eggs)

(1,000 eggs)

(1,000 eggs)

Alabama ................................. Arkansas ................................. Delaware ................................ Florida..................................... Georgia ................................... Kentucky ................................. Louisiana ................................ Maryland ................................. Mississippi .............................. Missouri ..................................

34,750 24,909
4,724 1,194 35,294 5,617 3,290 8,007 15,562 9,561

34,906 24,569
4,561 1,194 34,973 5,669 3,290 8,006 15,545 9,648

35,104 24,561
4,964 1,194 35,086 5,492 3,351 8,007 16,103 9,648

34,312 24,526
4,723 1,194 35,284 5,232 3,380 8,000 17,254 9,648

North Carolina......................... Oklahoma ............................... Pennsylvania .......................... South Carolina ........................ Texas ...................................... Virginia.................................... California, Tennessee,
and West Virginia ..............

25,820 7,601 6,603 5,550
18,832 6,820
12,978

25,995 7,673 6,471 5,542
19,115 6,820
13,079

26,202 7,626 6,427 5,483
19,197 6,816
12,733

25,744 7,427 6,439 5,532
18,870 6,665
12,840

Other States............................

12,399

13,007

12,527

12,228

United States ..........................

239,511

240,063

240,521

Source: USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service, Broiler Hatchery, May 25, 2022

239,298

May 14, 2022
(1,000 eggs) 34,187 24,724 5,025 1,194 35,167 5,245 3,390 8,007 17,486 9,438
25,858 7,571 6,595 5,592
18,912 6,820
13,339
12,529
241,079

May 21, 2022
(1,000 eggs) 34,548 24,753 4,965 1,194 34,983 5,163 3,223 8,035 17,476 9,648
26,459 7,569 6,653 5,563
18,737 6,812
13,121
12,035
240,937

Broiler-Type Chicks Placed Selected States and United States: 2022

State

April 16, 2022

April 23, 2022

Week ending

April 30, 2022

May 7, 2022

(1,000 chicks)

(1,000 chicks)

(1,000 chicks)

(1,000 chicks)

Alabama ................................. Arkansas ................................. Delaware ................................ Florida..................................... Georgia ................................... Kentucky ................................. Louisiana ................................ Maryland ................................. Mississippi .............................. Missouri ..................................

24,672 21,734
4,070 1,310 26,722 4,786 2,713 6,346 13,658 6,163

25,446 21,524
4,776 1,425 25,277 4,634 2,715 6,106 13,732 5,876

25,411 21,255
4,647 1,435 25,330 5,421 2,774 4,892 13,685 6,259

24,965 21,746
5,957 1,332 26,905 5,153 2,757 4,424 12,770 6,483

North Carolina......................... Oklahoma ............................... Pennsylvania .......................... South Carolina ........................ Texas ...................................... Virginia.................................... California, Tennessee,
and West Virginia ..............

20,076 5,104 4,406 4,795
14,810 5,755
10,964

20,257 5,648 4,202 4,872
14,802 5,697
11,914

20,047 5,342 4,367 4,500
14,598 6,735
11,045

20,156 4,728 4,465 4,908
14,830 6,120
10,421

Other States............................

9,406

9,145

9,546

9,345

United States ..........................

187,490

188,048

187,289

Source: USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service, Broiler Hatchery, May 25, 2022

187,465

May 14, 2022
(1,000 chicks) 25,578 21,378 5,018 1,330 25,784 5,180 2,739 4,967 12,316 6,617
20,802 4,546 4,455 4,650
15,437 6,453
11,297
9,949
188,496

May 21, 2022
(1,000 chicks) 25,049 22,441 5,034 1,213 27,051 4,509 2,806 5,582 12,559 6,974
20,003 3,159 4,358 5,314
15,782 5,958
11,063
9,705
188,560

USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

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