Here’s Why Eggs are One of the Best Things You Can Eat

By Jaclyn London, MS, RD, CDN and Caroline Walder, March 1, 2018 — One of the best sources of protein available, eggs are chock-full of essential nutrients such as vitamins A, D, B12, and choline. They’re also… Read More

HFAC’s First Egg Producer Partners with Triathlete

MONROE, N.H., Feb. 27, 2018 – Pete and Gerry’s Organic Eggs, the number one organic egg brand in the country, today announced its partnership with elite athlete Gwen Jorgensen, world champion triathlete and the first U.S. athlete to ever… Read More

Massachusetts Egg Producer Expands Certified Humane® Eggs to More Retailers

Hubbardston, Massachusetts – February 7, 2018 –The Country Hen, a leading producer of Organic, Omega-3 eggs, launched its all-natural eggs to Merchants Distributors, Inc. for retailers and consumers on the East Coast. The brand’s organic six-pack large eggs… Read More

Niman Ranch Unveils First Ever U.S. “Certified Humane” Prosciutto

SAN FRANCISCO, Ca., November 15, 2017 – Niman Ranch unveiled Certified Humane® prosciutto at the Commissary in the Presidio to more than 100 top Bay Area chefs, media and thought leaders. The prosciutto, produced from Niman Ranch’s network… Read More

What Meat Labels Like ‘Organic’ and ‘Grass Fed’ Actually Mean—and Whether You Should Care

By Moira Lawler / – Trying to buy meat these days can seem like a quiz on how well you know your labels. There’s organic. Grass-fed. The always-vague natural. Sometimes—OK, a lot of times—it’s not so clear… Read More

Boston’s ‘certified humane’ Oath Pizza comes to DC

By Jeff Clabaugh | WTOP.COM WASHINGTON, DC, October 25, 2017 – Oath Pizza, a Boston pizza restaurant that started with its first location in Nantucket in 2015, chose the D.C. area for its first locations outside the Boston… Read More

Buy a Pasture-Raised Turkey for Thanksgiving

By Robin Madel November 1, 2017 — Thanksgiving is fast approaching and for many of us that means a giant turkey full of stuffing, laid out on a platter surrounded by too many of our favorite side dishes…. Read More

Honey Sweetie Acres: Goat Milk Products That Don’t Kid Around

by Meaghan Brophy October 17, 2017 — While 65 percent of the world’s population chooses goat milk over cow milk, the true benefits of goat milk are just starting to permeate popular culture in North America. From the… Read More

Is the USDA Organic Label Going Out of Style?

October 18, 2017 by Emily Monaco A growing number of farmers are opting out of the USDA organic certification, and the reasons why are eye-opening. The USDA isn’t managing the label the way it should The USDA organic label… Read More

Niman Ranch now offers Certified Humane® meats online

NORTHGLENN, Colo., October 12, 2017 / PerishableNews Niman Ranch, a national leader in sustainable agriculture and humane livestock practices, today announced their products will be available on AmazonFresh and ButcherBox to significantly increase nationwide availability of their popular… Read More