do i need a permit to sell eggs in indiana??/

Discussion in 'Local Chicken Laws & Ordinances' started by animallover2202, Sep 28, 2012.

  1. animallover2202

    animallover2202 Songster

    Aug 25, 2012
    Buck Creek IN
    i have 27 hen i need to sell eggs do i need a permit to sell them or am i ok???

  2. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Crowing Premium Member

    Dec 22, 2009
    This can vary depending upon your city's ordinances.
  3. chickortreat

    chickortreat Songster

    May 26, 2009
    We don't sell eggs very often, but when we do, it's to friends. If I wanted to sell eggs, I'd sell eggs. They are not a "controlled substance". They are naturally occurring farm products. And I don't much care for asking permission to do something as simple as selling eggs. We sold some goat milk a few times this year. Actually we gave it, and he gave a contribution. I fear if some nosy "official" showed up trying to make it his business, selling eggs or milk would be the least of my charges.
  4. WayneThopy

    WayneThopy In the Brooder

    Nov 7, 2014
    Shelbyville, Ind.
    If you are selling to the consumer on your property you are exempt. Permit is needed for farmer's market or to sell to schools, hospitals, restaurants, and/or other businesses. This is in Indiana. You will need to grade and size the eggs and black out carton labels.
    Last edited: Oct 10, 2015

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