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Egg Buyer's Guide

Shopping tips and information for buying fresh eggs

What do all those claims that are crowded onto egg cartons these days—really mean? And how do you know how to buy good eggs? Here’s help:

"Certified Organic"

The eggs come from producers that follow the USDA's strict
"certified organic" standards. Hens live in pens big enough that the
birds are able to engage in natural behaviors and they have access to
the outdoors for part of the day. The birds must be fed an organic diet
free of antibiotics and pesticides.

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