Meet Real Free-Range Eggs

The new results are in: Eggs from hens allowed to peck on pasture are a heck of a lot better than those from chickens raised in cages!



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Left to their own devices, chickens prefer to hang out in lush, green pastures rather than cramped, steel cages (these are from Skagit River Ranch of Washington).
GEORGE & EIKO VOJKOVICH
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Rancho Cappuccino; Lawrence, Kan.
BRYAN WELCH
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These happy hens at Misty Meadows Farm in Washington produce eggs with quadruple the heart-healthy omega-3 fatty acids of conventional eggs!
MELISSA MOELLER/MILLER MEADOWS FARM
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Ise-America; Galena, Maryland
COMPASSION OVER KILLING
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Eggs from Harmony Hill in Virginia have six times more beta carotene than supermarket eggs.
DENNIS DEACON
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Pick pastured eggs to support local farms, such as Springfield Farm in Maryland, where the eggs have less than half the cholesterol of commercially raised eggs.
DAVID SMITH/SPRINGFIELD FARM
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When hens are allowed to roam and forage for their natural diet, they produce superior eggs.
WILLIAM D. ADAMS
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Eggs from Spring Mountain Farms in Pennsylvania have 51/2 times the vitamin E of conventional eggs.
BILL MORETON/SPRING MOUNTAIN FARMS











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