Story: Poultry industry

Barn-raised hens

Barn-raised hens

Barn-laid eggs contribute only a few per cent of the eggs produced in New Zealand each year.

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How to cite this page:

Vanessa Wintle and Stacey Lepper, 'Poultry industry - Egg farming and production', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 19 May 2022)

Story by Vanessa Wintle and Stacey Lepper, published 24 Nov 2008