USDA Overturns Rule Requiring Outdoor Space for Organic Hens

December 16, 2017 at 4:45 pm




A rule change under the Obama Administration, required egg producers using the label “USDA Organic” to provide real outdoor space for hens, rather than enclosed porches. The Trump administration just reversed that.

“Outdoor” porch at one of America’s largest organic egg farms in Saranac, Michigan.