Ever want to know why farmers farm? Click here to see why they love what they do. Hint: second one down on the left hand column is our own president and CEO, Jacques Klempf. It’s all part of the American Egg Board’s “Why I Farm” series. Through a series of videos of farmers from around […]
Interested in increasing your lifespan and reducing your risk of cancer? Just add eggs to your salad! A new study, conducted by researchers at Purdue University in Indiana, suggests that mixing eggs with raw vegetables increases carotenoid absorption almost ninefold. The study’s researcher, Wayne Campbell says “Americans underconsume vegetables, and here we have a way […]
Our truly innovative Moba mega packer sets a new standard in egg packing, sanitizing and grading. With a capacity of 190,000 eggs per hour, the Moba Omnia 530 PX provides crack detection, UV disinfection, blood detection and much more. Our new Omnia has the magic touch. In production, when two eggs collide, even with minor […]
Construction on the new HD 5 (Humpty Dumpty Hen House 5) will be populated in early October giving Dixie Egg Company an abundant supply of eggs for the upcoming holiday season. Read more here and stay tuned for more on this state-of-the-art 235,000-hen house.
Eggland’s Best Cage-Free eggs were recently awarded “Best Eggs” by Men’s Fitness – a result of taste tests and reviews from the country’s most trusted nutritional experts. “It’s no surprise to be recognized as ‘one of the top 50 foods’ by the magazine. Our eggs are nutritionally superior because we feed our hens a proprietary […]
The foundation has been laid for our latest state-of-the-art hen house, HD5! This 235,000-bird enrich-able cage system will hold the latest caged equipment made in Italy by Faaco, the world’s largest producer of modern poultry equipment. HD5 has been designed specifically for egg production with the highest standards of health and hygiene and can be adapted to […]
Actor Kevin Bacon has teamed up with America’s egg farmers for a promotional campaign to bring attention to the many nutritional benefits of eggs. With the promotion, the phrase “bacon and eggs” takes on a whole new meaning. Watch it here.
According to the New York Times, The Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee recently recommended new sharp limits on the amount of added sugar Americans should consume. No more than 10 percent of daily calories should come from added sugars because of its link to obesity and chronic disease. In the story, Dr. Krauss, the former chairman of the […]
Dixie Egg Company witnessed the latest in technology, equipment and services for poultry and egg production at the 2015 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) last month. President and CEO of Dixie Egg Company, Jacques Klempf attended the show in Atlanta and returned with a wealth of information in every segment of the industry including […]
At Dixie Egg Company, we like helping those in need. On Monday, we donated two trailer loads of Grade A Super Jumbo eggs to Feeding Northeast Florida, an organization that provides food to area charities and non-profit agencies operating food pantries. That comes to about 350,000 nutritious, protein-packed eggs for those in need. CEO Bruce […]