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Food Safety and Processing Perspective

Terrence O’Keefe, WATT’s content director, provides his perspective on everything from animal agriculture trends that impact our food chain to food-safety related issues affecting chicken and egg production. O’Keefe has covered the poultry industry as an editor for more than a decade and also brings his experience in plant management and poultry production to comment on today’s issues.

Just Laid egg carton design concept a winner in my book

A colleaguerecently forwarded me a story about some really clever egg cartons whichemphasize the “freshness” of the product. The “Just Laid” cartons have a tabwhich holds the top down positioned so that it looks like an egg coming out ofthe cloaca of the hen. The graphics on each carton aren’t identical; there area series of pictures which depict the hen going through the process of“pushing” the egg out while she looks back as though she is admiring herhandiwork.
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