IN­DUS­TRY FACTS

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• 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.

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