California Chicken Cage and Egg Law

the amateur economist

Many of you have no doubt heard of the goings on in the great state of California about chickens and their (hens at least on most days) by-product, eggs; the California Chicken Cage and Egg law. Back in 2008, by a 63% majority, Californians passed Proposition 2, or the Standards for Confining Farm Animals. Effective January 1, 2015, (several chicken cage testing years later) the state mandates that all chicken eggs sold in California must come from chickens that live […]

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