UEP announces Food Safety Advisory Council

May 7, 2020

United Egg Producers announced the new UEP Food Safety Advisory Council. UEP’s original Food Safety Scientific Advisory Council was formed to provide expertise as the FDA Egg Safety Rule was implemented across the industry.  UEP …

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UEP mourns industry leaders

April 9, 2020

Fred Adams Industry trailblazer and the founder of Cal-Maine Foods Inc., Fred Adams, passed away on March 29.  He started Adams Egg Farms in Jackson, MS, in 1957, focusing on poultry and commercial eggs. In 1969, the …

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A message from UEP Farmer-Members

March 20, 2020

During these uncertain times, we want you to know we’re here for you. We care about our consumers, and we are committed to assuring an available supply of safe, nutritious eggs. It’s important for you …

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Remembering Bill Owens’ legacy

March 12, 2020

Bill Owens, a UEP founder and egg industry leader, will always be remembered for his legacy in the egg industry. In 1956, after serving in the army, Owens returned to his hometown of Dahlonega, Georgia, …

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FSF introduced at congressional event

February 20, 2020

Farmers for a Sustainable Future (FSF) formally introduced the coalition to legislators, staff and media at an event on Capitol Hill on February 19. FSF was formed in 2019 to educate Congress and the general …

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