Prices soar as avian flu hits one-in-10 egg-laying hens nationwide

United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) data shows approximately 24.8 million egg-laying hens were affected by the flu. Egg prices increased dramatically in April, due in part to the avian flu, and industry sources don’t expect prices to fall anytime soon. United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) data shows approximately 24.8 million egg-laying hens were affected by the flu, which typically requires destruction of the birds, since … Continue reading Prices soar as avian flu hits one-in-10 egg-laying hens nationwide