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Make sure you're eggs say "Pasture-Raised" instead of cage free and free range. Always ask someone working at the store to be sure, since labels may be inaccurate still.

Make sure you're eggs say "Pasture-Raised" instead of cage free and free range. Always ask someone working at the store to be sure, since labels may be inaccurate still.

forty percent of the world’s land surface is now used to feed chickens, pigs and cattle, not people. Increasingly governments and environmental groups say such inefficient land use and extreme meat consumption is not sustainable. US factory farms largely elude pollution regulations yet hydrogen sulfide from manure lagoons is linked to respiratory problems, seizures and worse and nitrates, found in drinking water near hog factories, are linked to blue baby syndrome and spontaneous abortions."

forty percent of the world’s land surface is now used to feed chickens, pigs and cattle, not people. Increasingly governments and environmental groups say such inefficient land use and extreme meat consumption is not sustainable. US factory farms largely elude pollution regulations yet hydrogen sulfide from manure lagoons is linked to respiratory problems, seizures and worse and nitrates, found in drinking water near hog factories, are linked to blue baby syndrome and spontaneous abortions."

Eggs: Choose "free-run" rather than "organic",?  one from a pastured chicken which ran around outside, ate grubs, took dust-baths and enjoyed all the other pleasures of chicken life.  The one on the right came from a farm that there  are no guarantee at all that its chickens ever see the light of day.  Indeed, it’s very likely that they remain in a shed their entire lives.  eye opening?

Eggs: Choose "free-run" rather than "organic",? one from a pastured chicken which ran around outside, ate grubs, took dust-baths and enjoyed all the other pleasures of chicken life. The one on the right came from a farm that there are no guarantee at all that its chickens ever see the light of day. Indeed, it’s very likely that they remain in a shed their entire lives. eye opening?

A new Mothers Against Dairy campaign has launched with powerful statements from mothers worldwide denouncing the harms of dairy.

A new Mothers Against Dairy campaign has launched with powerful statements from mothers worldwide denouncing the harms of dairy.

3 Dirty Chicken Facts Exposed - Learn about what is *really* in your chicken.     "News of these dangers is going mainstream, too. In a recent New York Times column, Nicholas Kristof outlined the dangers of the industrial poultry system, saying, 'I used to be skeptical of organic, but the more reporting I do on our food supply, the more I want my own family eating organic—just to be safe.' "

3 Dirty Chicken Facts Exposed - Learn about what is *really* in your chicken. "News of these dangers is going mainstream, too. In a recent New York Times column, Nicholas Kristof outlined the dangers of the industrial poultry system, saying, 'I used to be skeptical of organic, but the more reporting I do on our food supply, the more I want my own family eating organic—just to be safe.' "

Organic Egg Report and Scorecard, animal welfare, animal cruelty, factory farming, health, food safety, food, chickens, hens, eggs

Organic Egg Report and Scorecard, animal welfare, animal cruelty, factory farming, health, food safety, food, chickens, hens, eggs

"Our youngest son is being married soon, and the rehearsal dinner will be held in our large side yard in the country. It’s ignited a frantic attempt to bring our log cabin and yard up to Idaho standards, which means taking down the chicken wire around the old chicken run, slashing a path through the weeds that have wandered over from the neighboring pasture, and spreading a truckload of bark over the dry hillside." Slightly Obsessed #157 "Eyes Wide Open" @cmaddict

"Our youngest son is being married soon, and the rehearsal dinner will be held in our large side yard in the country. It’s ignited a frantic attempt to bring our log cabin and yard up to Idaho standards, which means taking down the chicken wire around the old chicken run, slashing a path through the weeds that have wandered over from the neighboring pasture, and spreading a truckload of bark over the dry hillside." Slightly Obsessed #157 "Eyes Wide Open" @cmaddict

eggs - an explanation of conventional, grain fed, cage free, free range, organic, and pasture. what the birds eat, where they live, and why it matters.

eggs - an explanation of conventional, grain fed, cage free, free range, organic, and pasture. what the birds eat, where they live, and why it matters.

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