Does anyone know where Eggland's Best buys their RIR?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by WalkingOnSunshine, Sep 26, 2013.

  1. WalkingOnSunshine

    WalkingOnSunshine Crowing

    Apr 8, 2008
    I am in love with the rich brown of the eggs in the Eggland's Best cartons, so I called them up and they told me they use all Rhode Island Red.

    I've had hatchery RIR (from MMM) in the past, but they didn't lay super well (not as well as my RSL), their eggs weren't this rich brown color (much deeper than my RSL) and they were kind of nasty and aggressive.

    Does anyone know where Eggland's Best buys theirs?
  2. ve

    ve Songster

    Jan 27, 2009
    Palmetto GA
    That's the color Townline Hatchery's Isa Brown Lay- They sell only bunch of 25 chicks.

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