Standards: About Our Eggs
At High Falls Food Co-op, we strive to offer our customers and members the highest quality, most responsibly sourced eggs available in New York State. If you’ve ever wondered about where our eggs come from, or about differences between them, here’s a helpful guide to our farmers.
Depuy Farm– Chickens are free range and cooped at night/ in harsh weather. They are fed organic layer feed and organic vegetable scraps. The feed and the land are pesticide and antibiotic free.
Dewitt Farm– Chickens are fed hormone free and antibiotic free feed. Chickens are free range and kept in a barn during the night/ in harsh weather.
Feather Ridge Farm– Chickens are fed all natural, antibiotic and pesticide free feed consisting of grains and vegetables. Chickens are free range with a barn to nest in. Eggs reach the sales floor within two days of being laid.
Hidden Camp Farm– Chickens are fed organic and soy free feed. Hidden Camp believes their chickens’ soy free diet makes for a better tasting egg. Chickens are free range and pasture raised.
Grass & Gritt Farm– Chickens are free range with coop access for nesting and protection from the elements. Chickens are given GMO free, antibiotic free, hormone free feed and vegetable scraps.
Muddy Farm– Chickens are free range. Chickens are fed poulin feed and organic feed made from grains grown on Mudy Farm.
Campanelli Farm– Chickens are fed hormone free, antibiotic free feed. Chickens are free range, they are only coop when nesting or during bad weather.