Eggs: Cage-Free, Free-Range, Pasture-Raised – What’s the difference?

 

eggs“Shopping for eggs has to be one of the most confusing whole, real foods to buy. Organic? Cage free? Free Range? Brown vs. White? There’s no food label to read, the marketing jargon on the egg cartons are confusing, and you can often find yourself staring at a cold shelf of eggs for at least 5 minutes before you say “forget it, I’ll just get this one.”

I know all the marketing lies and tactics used to sell products makes us all crazy – time to get the facts about eggs.

Watch the PBS 2013 Online Film Festival “Most Viewed” winner – “The Story of an Egg,” a short documentary film about the real story behind such terms as “cage free,”” “free range,” and “pasture raised” eggs.

Image and intro source:  Wake the Wolves  <—————– You should check them out