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on December 13, 2021

Legislation forces Hamilton Eggs’ cage-free conversion

The clock is ticking as one Michigan egg producer converts to 100% cage-free production by 2025.

In November 2019, Michigan signed legislation, Senate Bill 174, into law that requires that all eggs produced or sold in Michigan be produced in cage-free houses by January 1, 2025. This updated legislation passed in 2009 which required egg producers in the state to replace battery cages with…

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