• New Zealand has around 146 egg farms. Barn eggs account for 5 per cent of eggs produced, and free range are at 18 per cent
• Countdown sells up to 340,000 dozen eggs per week (that’s four million eggs per week)
• There are 13 free range egg producers stocked on Countdown shelves
• Around 40 per cent of Countdown egg sales are free range or barn eggs and this is growing. This varies significantly store to store, region to region.