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2 October 2015 - 11:00, by , in 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...
9 September 2015 - 15:34, by , in News, No comments
Feeling eggs-tra egg-cited about buying organic eggs? We think it’s exciting, too. Not only are Chino Valley Ranchers’ laying hens fed an all-organic feed, but they’re also given the freedom to take dust baths, eat other things that come naturally to them (such as bugs), and peck about in the sunshine. They’re never confined to...
3 September 2015 - 11:27, by , in News, Organic Eggs, No comments
Eggs are usually p-egged as a breakfast food, but they boast more uses than just an omelet. They can be used both around the house and as part of a beauty care routine. So, whether you want a facial or you’re the crafty type, keep reading for some very unusual uses for organic eggs.
12 August 2015 - 16:26, by , in News, Organic Eggs, No comments
Have you ever wondered why eggs are used in baking? Believe it or not, the answer is not so easy to whip up. Because eggs are so eggs-travagantly multi-faceted, there are many uses for our beloved incredible, edible egg. Organic egg recipes both sweet and savory are easy to make and even easier to eat....
14 July 2015 - 15:50, by , in News, Organic Eggs, No comments
Factory farms are problematic for many reasons. First and foremost, laying hens raised on factory farms spend their entire lives in a battery cage that is no bigger than a sheet of copy paper. They cannot flap their wings or really even move at all. Often times their feet get stuck to the wire floor...
23 June 2015 - 13:45, by , in News, Organic Eggs, No comments
Are you looking for a great way to use your organic eggshells? There are many different ways you can recycle eggshells, but if you grow your own fruits, veggies, or herbs, then using organic eggshells as a fertilizer is an egg-ceptional way to reuse them. Eggshells contain nutrients such as calcium carbonate, which helps plants...
17 June 2015 - 10:12, by , in News, No comments
Do you know where your eggs come from? Do you know if the laying hens are raised humanely or given proper nutrition? This is an important question to consider when purchasing eggs. Currently, there is a bird flu outbreak—the largest in United States history. To date, 47 million birds in 20 states have been infected...
11 June 2015 - 9:47, by , in News, Organic Eggs, No comments
Organic eggs are great for your health! But, why organic eggs? Aren’t all eggs exactly the same? Well, the quick answer is simply “no.” There are several different choices on the market today, often leaving consumers feeling cracked up and in need of the nearest eggs-it. But don’t worry! We are here to help navigate...
21 May 2015 - 10:31, by , in News, No comments
Buying eggs is no yolk; the choices are seemingly limitless. Cage free, organic, vegetarian fed, brown, free range: how’s a consumer to choose? As more documentaries spew horror stories about the living conditions of America’s farm animals, perhaps consumers should consider purchasing their eggs from a cage free egg producer.
4 May 2015 - 15:53, by , in News, Organic Eggs, No comments
Egg white, egg yolk, egg shell… one of these things is not like the other. When we prepare and eat organic eggs, the shells are generally overlooked as they are not edible. According to Earth911.com, Americans alone will throw out 150,000 tons of eggshells every year. But just because we usually trash them does not...