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Which One Of These Egg Yolks Is From A Healthy Chicken

The healthiest egg yolks you can find are actually a deep dark shade of orange. You can learn a lot about a chicken based on the color of the yolk in the eggs they produce. In the United States all the eggs that can be bought at our local supermarket are yellow. Organic, vegetarian or cheap; they are all yellow and the yolk is not as thick. A recent Pennsylvania State University study showed that eggs from pastured (free ranging) chickens contained higher levels of vitamins A, D and E; more beta-carotene; and more omega-3s.

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