In November 2004, Mercy For Animals investigators went behind the closed doors of Ohio Fresh Eggs, formerly Buckeye Egg Farm, in Croton, Ohio and emerged with shocking video and photographs that revealed the typical conditions inside a battery cage facility.
MFA investigators discovered:
The cruel conditions uncovered at Ohio Fresh Eggs are, sadly, all too common. Over a dozen undercover investigations at egg farms in Ohio, Maryland, Minnesota, and New Jersey have all uncovered similar abuses. These facilities are not "bad apples", but rather they represent accepted practices within the egg industry.
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