|Posted on 12/5/2017 5:30:00 AM.|
Louisiana is one of a dozen states asking the US Supreme Court to block a California law which states any eggs sold there must come from hens who have been able to stretch their limbs in their cages.
State Ag Commissioner Mike Strain says California can pass whatever law they want, but saying that their standards should apply to all eggs shipped into the state violates the Commerce clause of the U.S. Constitution.
|eggs, Mike Strain, U.S. Supreme Court, Constitution|
|Posted on 11/4/2016 12:28:00 PM.|
The 5,000 Egg Giant Omelette Celebration is this weekend in Abbeville. Festival Spokesperson Arlene Collee says the event kicks off with a charity walk in the morning, followed by kid’s games, adult egg cracking and music throughout the weekend.
|Giant Omelette Celebration, Arlene Collee, eggs, omelette|
|Posted on 6/4/2015 1:04:00 AM.|
Michelle Southern reporting.
The State Department of Agriculture and Forestry says the national egg shortage has caused the price to nearly double over the past couple of months. Ag Commissioner Mike Strain says an avian flu virus came into America from Asian migratory birds and we've lost about 44 million birds so far.
|eggs, mike strain, avian flu virus, hens, |