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on September 27, 2021

USPOULTRY welcomes cage-free eggshell quality proposals

Research pre-proposals from colleges, universities and other research facilities concerning improvements of eggshell quality in cage-free layer flocks are now being considered by the foundation.

Demand increases in the cage-free market, as well as Proposition 12 implementation quickly approaching, has caused the egg industry to work to find strategies to improve cage-free egg production efficiency. Therefore, the USPOULTRY and the USPOULTRY Foundation program is offering funding for a research grant to maximize eggshell quality and…

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