Choline acknowledged as vital nutrient during pregnancy

Medical experts have formally acknowledged the importance of choline during pregnancy – This is a nutrient found in significant quantities in EGGS! It is known that choline is important for liver function, normal brain development, nerve function, muscle movement, supporting energy levels and maintaining a healthy metabolism. A study at the University of Rochester MedicalContinue reading “Choline acknowledged as vital nutrient during pregnancy”

Eggs are a ‘natural pharmacy’, new report reveals

Eggs are “nature’s very own multivitamin” according to a new study that says health professionals could actively promote the consumption of eggs. Nutritionist Dr Carrie Ruxton, the report’s author, says that eggs are a “natural pharmacy” of vitamins, minerals and protein which puts them on par with most superfoods. But with one exception, they areContinue reading “Eggs are a ‘natural pharmacy’, new report reveals”

Our Birds are Out! Lifting of Temporary Housing Order

Our birds are out from under the housing order imposed recently due to the risk of avian flu. The higher than average risk that caused the ban in the first place was from wild birds over wintering here in the UK.  The majority of these birds have now left the UK – presumably realising that theContinue reading “Our Birds are Out! Lifting of Temporary Housing Order”

Interview with Nathan Rice

Why produce free range eggs? Nathan: With the growth of the supermarkets and the price pressure on farmers today, producing typical caged eggs means having to use more intensive methods.  In my opinion, this significantly reduces the hens quality of life and the quality of the eggs you will get.  We choose free range becauseContinue reading “Interview with Nathan Rice”