Gates Named New Director of the Egg Industry Center

November 21, 2019

Richard Gates has been named director of the Egg Industry Center at Iowa State University. A professor of agricultural and biological engineering at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign since 2008, Gates previously served 24 years …

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Telling Our Story

August 15, 2019

In the context of plant-based messaging Agriculture often is very good at fanning the flames of the very things that cause angst in the farm community. Undercover videos, anti-animal-agriculture marketing by top brands, animal and …

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Northwestern Study on Eggs Contradicts Prevailing Research

March 21, 2019

Researchers at Northwestern University published a study linking eggs to an increased risk of cardiovascular disease in the Journal of the American Medical Association last week.  The research results were quickly picked up in the …

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Input Needed on Egg Laying Industry Needs Assessment

December 13, 2018

Dr. Darrin Karcher, Assistant Professor of Animal Sciences at Purdue University, has put together a national needs assessment to ascertain the education and research needs of the U.S. egg-laying industry.   The results of this research …

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