Category Archives: Eggs

Egg Glut: Angel Food Cake Recipe

If you have chickens there is no reason to buy an inferior, preservative filled cake at the store when they are so simple to make at home. They call for just a few ingredients (cake flour, sugar, eggs, salt, cream of tartar, vanilla) and very little prep. A good angel food is light and airy and divine, and fewer more perfect vehicles can be found for good whipped cream and berries.

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Deviled Egg Recipes and Tips

With Easter coming up this weekend, there’s sure to be your fair share of hard-boiled eggs. A few years ago, fellow team member, Elise, suggested a Deviled Egg contest for the boys. This is a tradition that her family had followed for many years, and has been our family tradition since as well. This year, I reached out to the

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The Chick Quest Program: Teachers Learn Too!

In November, Meyer Hatchery’s Customer Service team member Marie Nichols attended the GrowNextGen Chick Quest training seminar in Columbus, Ohio. Chick Quest is a third-grade classroom curriculum designed by educationprojects.org that gives teachers the tools to incorporate a life cycles unit into their instruction. The program engages students in a variety of hands-on activities, including the experience of incubating and

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Order Chicks in the Winter? The Advantages of Ordering Your Chicks Early

Are you dreaming of adding to your flock? Got a colorful egg layer in mind, or how about giving some meat birds a try? Planning and ordering early will help you achieve the flock of your dreams. At Meyer Hatchery you can order chicks all year round, but it is always a good idea to order your chicks early and

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3 Last Minute Egg-Cellent Ideas for Your Halloween Party

Are you looking for a last minute recipe for your Halloween party? Here is a simple recipe, used 3 different ways to make some spooky treats for your guests. Simple Deviled Egg Recipe 6 large eggs (hard boiled and peeled) 3 tablespoons mayonnaise 1 teaspoon mustard (Dijon mustard makes a great alternative) 1/8 teaspoon salt Dash of pepper Garnish: paprika

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