Egg Industry News


Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. Closes Acquisition of Egg Production Assets of Happy Hen Egg Farms,

Mar 10, 2017


In a March 3rd release, Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. announced that it has closed the previously announced acquisition of substantially all of the assets of Happy Hen Egg Farms, Inc. and affiliates, relating to their commercial production, processing, distribution and sale of shell eggs business.

The acquired assets include commercial egg production and processing facilities with current capacity for approximately 350,000 laying hens and related distribution facilities located near Harwood and Wharton, Texas.

Happy Hen Egg Farms' current site is designed for a capacity of up to 1.2 million laying hens.


EGG-CITE reiterates that this transaction has nothing to do with the Happy Egg Company, a U.S. subsidiary of Noble Foods of the UK.