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Do you prefer brown eggs or white eggs?

Consumer preference for brown or white egg varies from country to country, but even within countries, regional preferences have emerged.

There is no difference in the nutritional value of brown and white eggs, so why do consumers prefer one over the other? 


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Turkish agency builds layer farm in Somalia

Turkey’s Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, IHH Humanitarian Relief Foundation and Zamzam University cooperate in venture

The Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TİKA) built a modern egg laying farm with a total floor space of 198 square meters in Mogadishu, the capital of Somalia.


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Latvian egg company invests in expansion

Latest investment by Aluksne Poultry Farm will increase its egg production by more than one-third.

Based in the northeast of Latvia, Aluksne Poultry Farm has recently officially opened its most recent poultry house. This latest phase of expansion increases the company’s output by 35%.


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For egg producers, it pays to understand manure

Without proper knowledge of manure, feed utilization will not be properly understood, emissions may increase and the full value of manure may be lost.

Without proper knowledge of manure, feed utilization will not be properly understood, emissions may increase, and the full value of manure may be lost.


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