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Nestlé To Use 100% Cage-Free Eggs For All U.S. Food Products by 2020

December 23, 2015 by


Nestlé, the world’s largest food company, announced that it will transition to using only cage-free eggs in all of its U.S. food products within the next five years. The move represents yet another example of Nestlé’s commitment to the health, care and welfare of animals raised for food. Nestlé uses approximately 20 million pounds of […]

Mass. ballot push would mandate cage-free eggs

August 19, 2015 by


by Joshua Miller Top state and national animal welfare groups on Wednesday launched a 2016 ballot initiative that would prohibit Massachusetts businesses from selling some meat and eggs from animals kept in small cages and crates. Beginning in 2022, the measure would mandate that Massachusetts farms and businesses produce and sell only eggs from cage-free […]

Should You Splurge on Organic Eggs?

May 13, 2014 by


Are organic eggs worth the extra cost? Find out whether you should splurge on the more expensive variety or stick with the conventional kind here. When it comes to eggs, buying organic isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Before you hit the checkout line, make sure you know what’s in your cart. Let’s take […]