USDA Egg Grading Manual

Type
Publication
Date of Publication
August 31, 2021
Price
See Agrilife Learn

Overview

This discusses information to serve as an aid in teaching both beginning and experienced egg graders the correct interpretation and application of US standards, grades, and weight classes for shell eggs.

The materials presented in this manual serve as a useful guide for short courses or grading schools. Its use should be supplemented with lectures, group discussions, and demonstrations as needed. The contents should also prove useful to those teaching the marketing of eggs.

USDA Egg Grading Manual (USDA) (AH-75) Revised July 2000.

Looking for solutions in your county? Contact your local extension experts

More choices in Livestock & Poultry

  • Publication

    Raising chickens is a great youth project for beginners to livestock showing. This publication will teach you the advantages of starting with show broilers.

  • Course

    Waiting on more info to write the new product description

    Old listing info
    (This course meets the requirements of TCEQ for CAFO operators located in the dairy outreach program area (DOPA). Successful completion by correctly answering all test questions for each module provides one hour of initial or continuing education training required by the TCEQ.)

  • Publication

    A producer can use a bear put spread to hedge against a falling market. This publication discusses how a bear put spread works, the net price received by using a bear put spread, margin requirements, and why you should consider a bear put spread. (5 pages.)

  • Publication

    A producer can use a bull call spread when trying either to protect or to benefit from a rising market. This publication discusses how a bull call spread works, margin requirements, and why you should consider a bull call spread. (3 pages).

  • Publication

    The purpose of this publication is to provide valuable information when developing a vaccination protocol. Vaccines stimulate an animal’s immune system to produce a protective response against bacteria, viruses, and parasites if they are exposed. The effectiveness of vaccines in stimulating an immune response will vary, which is why your veterinarian’s advice is important. (2 […]

  • Publication

    Learn about how to properly care for ratite eggs through the incubation process for a successful hatch.