Posts Categorized: Egg Information

Our Commitment to Food Safety

In a lot of ways, producing eggs is easy. We make sure our hens are happy and healthy and they do what comes naturally—laying eggs. We do take extra steps beyond this simple formula to make sure that the eggs we sell are high quality and safe to eat. Our farms follow a number of… Read more »

National Egg Month

May is National Egg Month, which means we are looking forward to a full 31 days to celebrate eggs. To kick off this egg-celent month, here is a reminder of all of the reasons we love to celebrate eggs. • Eggs come in their own environmentally friendly packaging. Their shell is biodegradable, compostable, and can… Read more »

Easy Ways to Clean Up Your Diet

Making even small changes to your diet can have big consequences for your health. These tips can help you clean up your diet for a healthier you. • Read labels: Just because something may claim to be healthy does not in fact mean it is. Take a peek at your favorite snack’s label, paying attention… Read more »

Benefits of a Hot Breakfast

We know how busy and hectic the mornings can be. Fitting in a good breakfast before heading out the door can be a challenge, but there are a number of reasons to make time for breakfast. • Early Energy Boost: Consuming foods that are high in nutrients gives your body a boost of energy at… Read more »

Egg-celent Factoids

There is a reason the humble egg is often called incredible! Here are some egg-celent tidbits that we bet you didn’t know about the incredible, edible egg: • Eggs are a nutrient-rich food providing a good source of iron, Vitamin B12 and Vitamin D. • Eggs are also a good source of lean, high quality… Read more »

Reasons We Love Eggs

We wanted to share some of the many reasons to love eggs, including the fact that they can be part of a heart healthy diet. Consider these facts, which were compiled by the Colorado Egg Producers. • A review of more than 25 studies that appeared in the Journal of the American College of Nutrition… Read more »

NestFresh Not Involved in Lawsuit

As some of you may know, there is a lawsuit pending in the Eastern District of Washington that names M.G. Waldbaum Company a/b/n Willamette Egg Farms a/b/n Nest Fresh Egg Farms as a defendant. It’s important that you know that this company is not related to us, and that we are not involved in this… Read more »

Our Values: Humane Animal Care

NestFresh Eggs was founded many years ago by a family that wanted to produce the alternative to regular eggs. At the time, the farmers committed to producing 100% cage free eggs so that all of the hens would be happy and healthy, able to move freely throughout the barn and engage in natural behaviors. Each… Read more »

Non-GMO Month

October is Non-GMO Month, which we celebrate every year since becoming the first Non-GMO Project Verified Eggs. We feel it is important that people know what is in the food that they are feeding their families. That’s why we sought out the first ever Non-GMO Project verification for eggs. If you’re new to the discussion… Read more »

Kids in the Kitchen

This week we are celebrating Kids in the Kitchen Day, which is on September 13th. There are a lot of great ways to get kids involved in meal prep, cooking, and nutrition. And there are a lot of benefits, too! Cooking not only helps kids develop academic skills like math and reading, helping in the… Read more »