Stories tagged: eggs
TUESDAY, JAN. 3, 2017, 10 A.M.
Fancy-pants eggs that go over easy
#putaneggonit: A runny yolk is a shortcut to rusticity and charm.
TUESDAY, SEPT. 6, 2016, 3:22 P.M.
Hutterites building a new egg sorting plant near Great Falls
A cooperative of 30 Hutterite colonies is building a new $6.6 million egg grading facility on the northern edge of Great Falls.
FRIDAY, JULY 15, 2016, 2:48 P.M.
Egg prices reach 10-year lows as production outpaces demand
In less than a year, eggs have gone from being an expensive staple at the height of the bird flu crisis to reaching the cheapest prices in a decade due …
WEDNESDAY, JULY 6, 2016, 10:53 A.M.
Court backs jail time for egg executives in salmonella case
A federal appeals court has upheld jail sentences for two egg industry executives whose Iowa company caused a nationwide salmonella outbreak in 2010.
THURSDAY, JUNE 2, 2016, 1:02 P.M.
FDA egg inspections resume, after halt from bird flu outbreak
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has resumed inspections of egg-handling facilities in 21 states more than a year after they were suspended due to the nation’s worst bird flu …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 18, 2015
11-year-old sells chicken eggs, raises money for refugees
Natalie Achenbach believes little things, like chicken eggs, can have a big impact.
FRIDAY, NOV. 13, 2015, 3:55 P.M.
Consumers behind accelerated shift to cage-free eggs in US
Large chains like McDonald’s, Starbucks, Costco, and, most recently, Panera Bread have begun requiring suppliers to go cage-free over the next decade.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 16, 2014
Cookbook Review: ‘The Farmstead Egg Guide & Cookbook’
Quick look: Chicken keeping isn’t for everyone. This guide gives would-be hen owners an education in egg-laying and provides more than 100 fairly simple egg-centered recipes – from classics like …
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 25, 2012, 6:46 A.M.
Burger King using cage-free products by 2017
The movement by U.S. food corporations toward more humane treatment of animals experienced a whopper of a shift today when Burger King announced that all of its eggs and pork …
SATURDAY, JULY 16, 2011
Vandals have once again struck the popular Discovery Playground in Spokane Valley, this time making off with a 5-foot-tall yellow fiberglass inchworm. Spokane Valley Parks and Recreation staff noticed the …
SATURDAY, JULY 9, 2011
Liquor, tolls, care staff initiatives likely qualify for November ballot
OLYMPIA – Washington voters will likely face proposals on tolls, liquor and home health care workers on the November ballot. But not on chickens or marijuana.
SATURDAY, JULY 2, 2011
Time to sign up or shut up as initiative deadline nears
OLYMPIA – As Washington residents hit the parks, the malls and the supermarkets this holiday weekend, they may get a chance to take part in one bit of democracy central …
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 8, 2011
At the top of the pecking order
Palouse Pastured Poultry chickens live outside, pecking for insects and foraging for alfalfa and weeds – most of the time. Unless it rains: Then the fair-weather birds like to tuck …
SATURDAY, APRIL 3, 2010, 5:23 P.M.
Chilly weather doesn’t deter egg-hunters
The Easter Bunny was really hopping Saturday. It was that cold. Mr. Bunny, a.k.a. David Walton, had added his own vest, tie and hat to the bunny suit provided by …
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 25, 2008
Eggs are versatile and always in season
Before the local growing season really takes off, there are always eggs. The orbs are delicious cooked with herbs and an essential ingredient in many baked goodies.
MONDAY, MARCH 17, 2008
Delicious dishes from Easter bounty
If your family celebrates the Easter holiday by decorating Easter eggs, you might very well end up with lots of perfectly good eggs – real, as opposed to chocolate – …