Wisconsin Egg Production Up

Wisconsin egg production during October 2023 was 210 million eggs, up 41 percent from the previous October, according to the latest report from the USDA.

The average number of all layers on hand during October 2023 was 7.93 million, up 39 percent from last year. Eggs per 100 layers for October 2023 was 2,646, up 2 percent from a year ago.

Looking at the entire U.S., egg production totaled 9.55 billion during October 2023, up 4 percent from last year.

The average number of layers during October 2023 totaled 389 million, up 3 percent from last year. October egg production per 100 layers was 2,452 eggs, up slightly from October 2022.