Egg News

16 November 2017 - 23:45, by , in Egg News, News, Comments off
Throughout the years, eggs have been a subject of discussion due to their high cholesterol content and potential association with heart disease. What we do know is that eggs are an excellent low-calorie way to get protein, vitamins, and minerals into your diet. One whole egg is just 70 calories and contains 13 essential vitamins...
8 September 2017 - 18:08, by , in Best Organic Eggs, Egg News, Organic Eggs, Comments off
The organic food movement is in full swing. These days, consumers can buy organic anything it seems—from fruits and veggies to meat, dairy and even crackers. When it comes to organic eggs, they tend to be our specialty. At Chino Valley Ranchers, we know what goes into making hens happier and healthier, and happy hens...
28 July 2017 - 20:24, by , in Cage Free Eggs, Egg News, Comments off
According to New Food Economy, most consumers aren’t fully aware of the differences between caged and cage-free chickens. Though the word “cage-free” has a sliding-scale meaning, to Chino Valley Ranchers it means one thing: humane treatment of our chickens.
Protein and antioxidants found in eggs named as potential nutritional factors On the heels of the 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans that placed no daily limit on dietary cholesterol and noted eggs are an affordable, accessible, nutrient-rich source of high quality protein, new research shows eggs are associated with a 12 percent reduction in the...
It’s a well-known fact that eggs are a great source of protein for anyone, regardless of their age. But did you know that there are other benefits associated with eating eggs that can help shape your child’s health? Read on to see five reasons why eggs are good for your kids!
2 October 2015 - 11:00, by , in Egg News, No comments
The official start of fall means only one thing: the holidays are rapidly approaching. First up: Halloween. From picking out the perfect costume, to attending parties and trick-or-treating, this holiday is very egg-citing for children and adults alike. May we suggest some egg-cellent organic egg themed costumes for you? Here they are, in no particular...
30 January 2015 - 16:00, by , in Egg News, Egg Nutrition, No comments
As you eat an omelette during Sunday brunch, are you thinking about the hen’s breakfast that produced those eggs? Probably not. But maybe you should. A hen’s diet plays a significant role in determining the quality of the egg produced. In fact, the best organic eggs come from hens who are fed the best diet....