UEP Founding Member of US-RSPE

August 15, 2019

The U.S. Roundtable for Sustainable Poultry & Eggs (US-RSPE) was established in 2017 to advance, support and communicate continuous improvement in sustainability and animal welfare in the poultry and egg industry. UEP is proud to …

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Egg Quality Assurance Program Launched in Canada

July 11, 2019

Egg Farmers of Canada have launched the Egg Quality Assurance (EQA) program. Similar to UEP Certified, table egg cartons and egg product packaging that is certified to the standards can be marked with the EQA …

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Animal Welfare Updates

July 11, 2019

Animal Ag Protection Law Challenged Environmental and social activist groups filed a lawsuit against North Carolina’s new nuisance laws. After North Carolina’s swine industry began losing multi-million-dollar lawsuits, the state legislature updated their nuisance laws …

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Labeling Animal Products as “Natural” Still Under Assault

May 23, 2019

Animal activist groups continue to attack the use of “natural” in labeling and advertising even though the Animal Legal Defense Fund recently lost a lawsuit against Hormel Foods Corporation that claimed the Hormel Natural Choice …

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UEP members attended annual legislative visits

May 16, 2019

Published in WattAG, By DEVEN KING ,  May 16, 2019 Topics of discussion included immigration, food labeling, animal health and checkoff funding Farmer members of United Egg Producers (UEP), held their annual legislative visits in Washington, D.C., …

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