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 PASTURE GRAZED CHICKEN EGGS

  • $6.50/ dozen Fresh and nutritious Schedule “A” UNGRADED EGGS 
  • At our Vendor booth at the Merigomish Schoolhouse Marketplace every Sunday 10 – 1 (#1682 Shore Rd)
  • At Farmstead by appointment… just call ahead to make sure we are home * not refrigerated available on request
  • Non-GMO / un-medicated pelleted feed milled in N.S. supplement to natural pasture grazing & garden treats
  • Re-establishing old fields with nutritional perennial crops and using rotational grazing methods
  • Deep bedding method of locally sourced straw and wood shavings provides nutrient-rich mulch and compost
  • No synthetic pesticides or fertilizers are applied to our fields * only our chicken manure compost (not for sale!)
  • Safely pastured in solar-powered electric fencing and guarded by our Great Pyrenees / Maremma dog
  • Hens are outside ranging every day which makes the egg yolks a deep orange colour!

 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pastured_poultry

https://www.healthline.com/nutrition/pastured-vs-omega-3-vs-conventional-eggs

NSCF Certified FREE RANGE CHICKEN

  • Chicken Farmers of NS (CFNS) ‘Specialty Licensed – Free Range’ chicken producer since 2016
  • RESERVE ORDERS NOW fresh and customer freezer supply
  • ‘Meat King’ variety production beginning in 2021…price/lb for 2022 dependant on increasing feed prices
  • Traditionally growing the ‘Nova Free Ranger’ variety… bred in N.S. for free-ranging capability and exceptional flavour (NOTE***the breeding stock of this variety was sold to Ontario by the retiring developer in 2019 and is no longer available locally***)
  • Non-GMO / un-medicated pelleted feed milled in N.S. supplement to natural pasture grazing & garden treats
  • Provincially inspected processing and shrink wrap packaged at plant #9
  • Pick up whoe fresh at our Farmstead gate on the processing day or frozen by request
  • Also available frozen at the Merigomish Schoolhouse Marketplace on Sundays