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Top 5 Things to Know About Bird Flu

There are health risks associated with bird flu... With the worst-ever outbreak of avian flu resulting in 33.5 million dead or diseased hens and turkeys throughout the Midwest, it’s natural that people have questions about what it is and how it affects them. Aside from increasing the cost of eggs in bakeries and supermarkets, there [...]

By | 2015-06-23T11:39:21+00:00 June 23rd, 2015|Avian Flu, Bird Flu, Cost of Eggs - California|0 Comments

California is the Top Egg Consuming State – Will the Prop 2 Egg Law Affect the Country?

Golden State tops in the nation for egg consumption Californians love their eggs, making the Golden State tops in the nation for egg consumption. It only has 15 million egg-laying hens, though, so it doesn’t take the top spot there, only coming in as fifth biggest egg-producing state, according to Mercury News. Only Iowa, Ohio, [...]

The Prop 2 or California Egg Law Fallout — Is There Enough Supply?

California Egg Law fallout With less than a month to go till the January 2015 deadline on Prop 2, farmers near and far are struggling with compliance, to the tune of – in some states – millions of dollars. Putting the issue of farmers and their capital outlays aside for a moment, let’s consider what [...]

Prop 2 Eggs – California Egg Law

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Top 7 reasons Proposition 2, better known as the California Egg Law, will not survive.

Let’s take a look at seven reasons why Prop 2 won’t survive If you’ve been wondering whether the California Egg Law has any legs to stand on, there are many reasons that point to “no.” Just to catch up, Proposition 2 was passed by Golden State voters back in 2008 which essentially mandated that farmers [...]

California’s egg lawsuit is moving forward — is it time for other egg producing states to step up?

Prop 2 violates the very basics of the Commerce Clause of the Constitution With the debate of Prop 2 in full swing and expected to hit the deadline for compliance on January 1, 2015, a few states have already expressed their displeasure with the mandate – passed in 2008 by California voters -- through a [...]

Is California’s Egg Law raising the price of eggs everywhere?

Missouri egg producers have had to pay out $120 million to expand their coops Everyone’s in a tizzy about Proposition 2, which, although first passed by voters in California six years ago, is about to finally be enforced with the impending January 1, 2015 deadline. At that time, farmers who plan to sell their eggs [...]

By | 2014-10-04T09:51:22+00:00 September 22nd, 2014|California Prop 2, Cost of Eggs - California|0 Comments

California’s Egg Law – Prop 2 and the cost of eggs

Other states say this mandate violates the Constitution Simply dubbed the “egg law” in California, Proposition 2, which goes into effect at the beginning of 2015, will mandate that eggs can only be sold if they are hatched by chickens that live in certain cage sizes. These size requirements are larger than what’s typically followed [...]

By | 2016-10-19T10:30:08+00:00 August 28th, 2014|California Prop 2, Cost of Eggs - California|0 Comments