Avian Influenza Information

Avian influenza has been found on egg farms in the U.S. The strains are not a public health concern, and AI cannot be transmitted through properly-cooked eggs. Egg farmers continue to be vigilant in biosecurity to limit the spread of the disease. Read More »

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Hen Health and Well-Being


Any egg farmer will tell you healthy hens lay the best eggs. That’s why our farmers are committed to raising hens in a sustainable environment that optimizes the hens overall well-being as well as egg safety.

Egg Safety FAQs


 Have you always wondered what you should look for when purchasing eggs? Or, what you should do with that carton of eggs you left out overnight?  If so, check out this section for tips on how to safely purchase, handle and prepare eggs!


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News Updates

Keep up with the latest news from the Egg Safety Center.


Info on AI in Egg Farms

Egg Safety Blog

Check out our blog to stay up-to-date about food safety issues, egg handling and preparation techniques and what those egg carton labels really mean!