Eggs

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Pasture Raised Eggs

Pasture raised eggs are truly free-range eggs. Our heritage breed hens give us the most beautiful coloured eggs with nice dark yolks.

The benefits of pasture raised eggs include:

1/3 less cholesterol
1/4 less saturated fat
2/3 more vitamin A
2 times more omega-3 fatty acids
3 times more vitamin E
7 times more beta carotene

Eggs from hens raised outdoors on pasture have from three to six times more vitamin D than eggs from hens raised in confinement. Pastured hens are exposed to direct sunlight, which their bodies convert to vitamin D and then pass on to their eggs. Eating just two of these eggs will give you from 63-126% of the recommended daily intake of vitamin D!

Note that this benefit comes only from hens that are free to graze fresh greens, eat bugs, and bask in the sun. 99% of the eggs sold in the supermarket do not meet this criterion. *Source

Pasture Raised Eggs $6.00/dozen

 

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Egg club members receive bi-weekly deliveries of delicious Keenan Family Farms eggs to their doorstep!

Member details: Please remember to leave a cooler out if you won’t be home to retrieve your eggs right away. Payment via transfer or cash is expected before or on delivery day. Contact us if you would like to change or hold your order at any point.

Upcoming deliveries: (please note these delivery dates are independent of our online Hog-To-Home orders.)

Saturday, May 9
Wednesday, May 20
Wednesday, June 3
Wednesday, June 17
Wednesday, July 1
Wednesday, July 15
(Bi-weekly Wednesdays until otherwise announced.)

*our Egg Club is currently FULL and we don’t anticipate having the capability to add more customers in the near future.

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