UEP weighs in on future USDA purchases

April 8, 2021

The Agriculture Department should step up purchases of eggs and egg products as it reviews and redesigns food procurement programs, UEP said in comments submitted to the department’s Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS). AMS asked for …

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Egg producers: Create your individual sustainability stories

March 24, 2021

Photo by Andrea Gantz Published by Watt Poultry.com BY DEVEN KING ON MARCH 23, 2021 Sustainability has been a popular topic and one that is not going to go away. That is why both the American Egg Board (AEB) and …

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Utah governor signs into law cage-free eggs mandate

March 19, 2021

Published by Feedstuffs, Jacqui Fatka | Mar 19, 2021 Seven states now have enacted into law cage requirements for egg-laying hens. Utah Governor Spencer Cox just signed SB 147 into law, requiring the use of cage-free systems in …

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Egg producers show adaptability in the pandemic, look toward the future

December 16, 2020

Published by Poultry Times, JOHNS CREEK, Ga. — While the COVID-19 pandemic has had devastating and global impacts in 2020, the tremendous resiliency of the U.S. agriculture community — and the significance of the critical …

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Egg industry economic impact tops $34B in U.S.

December 10, 2020

The U.S. Poultry & Egg Association, United Egg Producers, National Chicken Council and the National Turkey Federation released an updated economic impact study on December 2. The study highlights the poultry industry’s positive impact on …

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