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Antibiotics on the Farm
04/15/2019

Egg farmers are committed to producing safe, high-quality eggs and keeping their hens healthy and free from disease. “The first and most important step is prevention. But if a hen gets sick, the humane thing to do may include giving antibiotics to help it return to good health. Not only is that what’s best for […]

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Egg Farmers Are Committed, Active Community Members
01/03/2019

In addition to their commitment to safe eggs and hen welfare, egg farmers work hard to protect the environment to ensure a sustainable future. UEP farmer-members are also committed and engaged members of their communities.  The results of a recent UEP member survey illustrates the strong support egg farmers provide to their local first responders. […]

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United Egg Producer’s Recognize Industry Leaders
10/26/2018

At United Egg Producers’ (UEP) annual board meeting and executive conference   the organization celebrated four individuals who have made a lasting impact on the U.S. egg farming community. The annual conference marked the 50th anniversary of UEP’s work in representing the nation’s egg farmers. Egg industry leaders Linda Reickard of Eldridge, IA; Dr. Jeff Armstrong […]

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