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Fiction:  Brown-shelled eggs are more nutritious than white.

FACT:  Shell color is determined by the breed of the hen and does not affect quality, nutrients, flavor, or cooking characteristics.  Since brown-egg layers are slightly larger birds and required more food, their eggs are usually more expensive than white.

   LOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE & FORESTRY 
MIKE STRAIN DVM, COMMISSIONER

P.O. Box 1951 Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70821  (225)925-3772