The Egg Project


The Egg Project – The Country Hen Eggs (Hint: Not Top-Tier) 3

The Country Hen Eggs As you’ll see below, these had one of the more interesting boxes on the shelf and so attracted my attention. Inside the box, there is a message that states that these were the original cage-free egg, apparently from 1988. I find this claim impressive, and worthy […]


The Egg Project – Vital Farms Pastured Eggs 16

Vital Farms Pastured Eggs I’ve heard a lot about these. If you spend any time at all looking at the egg section of Whole Foods Market, some helpful person will walk up and suggest the Vital Farms eggs. If you ask “Why” you’ll get some sort of answer along the […]


The Egg Project – Natures Yoke Pastured Eggs

Natures Yoke Pastured Eggs I’ve really been enjoying The Egg Project. Honestly, I have to admit this, but I have probably been enjoying this as much as I enjoy The Bacon Project. *GASP* How could I?! Yes, I know, that’s terribly un-carnivore of me… Sort of. If being “un-carnivore” was […]


The Egg Project – Pete and Gerry’s Heirloom Harans Eggs

Pete and Gerry’s Harans Heirloom Eggs I was so impressed with the egg quality and flavor, as well as the color of the yolk in my previous post on Pete and Gerry’s Ameruacana Eggs (no, that’s not a typo), that I picked up the other version of Heirloom Eggs that Pete […]


The Egg Project – Handsome Brook Farm Organic Pasture Raised 35

Handsome Brook Farm Organic Pasture Raised In my recent trip to Whole Foods looking for some top-quality pastured soy-free eggs, I stumbled across Handsome Brook Farm Eggs. Handsome Brook Farm only does one kind of eggs, as far as I can tell, and they try to keep them at the […]


The Egg Project – Pete and Gerry’s Heirloom Ameraucana Eggs 13

UPC’s The Egg Project My wife recently asked me to reconsider an analysis of the eggs that are available commercially. I’ve spent more than a few lines on my blog griping about the food that chickens are fed, and how I’m generally dissatisfied with both the chicken and egg quality […]