Make Our Food Safe
09/16/2010

"Eggs from farms tied to DeCoster found locally"

The Boston Globe | Jenn Abelson and Alexandria McMahon

"In the aftermath of the recent salmonella scare, some major supermarkets in New England said they don’t sell eggs produced by farms owned by Austin 'Jack' DeCoster, the man at the center of the largest egg recall in US history.

 

But Globe reporters visiting about half a dozen stores over the past two weeks found egg cartons bearing stamps from three Maine farms that have multiple ties to the DeCoster empire.

The three are Dorothy Egg Farms, its sister company Mountain Hollow Farms, and Quality Egg of New England ... "

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