Tag Archive: Eggs

What are the Requirements to Sell Eggs and Dressed Poultry from Florida Small Farms?

Pasture raised poultry. UF/IFAS Photo by Tom Wright. Many small farms have poultry as part of their operation to supply eggs and meat for their immediate and extended family.  With recent federal and state rule changes, however, it is now possible to sell both eggs and dressed poultry direct from the farm to consumers.  Eggs …

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Permanent link to this article: http://liberty.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/05/25/what-are-the-requirements-to-sell-eggs-and-dressed-poultry-from-florida-small-farms/

Dyeing Eggs the Natural Way

Dying eggs with natural materials is a fun 4-H club activity that teaches a little science too! This time of year, many children are egg-cited to dye Easter Eggs!  This year, instead of buying a kit to dye eggs, why not use natural materials that you most likely already have in your kitchen or yard?  …

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Permanent link to this article: http://liberty.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/04/03/dyeing-eggs-the-natural-way/

Selling Farm Fresh Eggs? What Vendors Need To Know Before Starting.

Good agricultural practices, food safety awareness, and complying with food safety regulations go hand-in-hand to minimize the incidence of foodborne illness. To that end, Floridians who offer to sell, or hold for the purpose of selling, eggs for human consumption must to comply with the regulations of the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services’ …

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Permanent link to this article: http://liberty.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2012/07/13/selling-farm-fresh-eggs-what-vendors-need-to-know-before-starting/