October 2009


EGGS

 

For the last 5 months, I’ve been noticing something different in my grocery store.  My eggs seem smaller.

 

No, it’s not a personal problem.

 

The normal “large” size eggs we usually buy seemed to be shrinking every week we’d go shopping. I thought it was just the brand carried by our local Meijer store, until I was mixing-up some batter for a perch-fry at my mom’s house in September. Her Wal-mart extra-large’s seem a bit medium-ish.  An industry trend, or am I just seeing things? (more…)

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