Protein. Is it all about Timing?

People’s interest in protein as a nutrient remains strong; it’s still a highly searched word online and with good reason: protein is an essential nutrient for optimal health. While most Canadians get enough protein to prevent a protein deficiency, most are not consuming it in a way that optimizes muscle growth, repair and maintenance.

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Healthy Shopping on a Budget

Whether you aim to reduce food waste, use coupons or buy affordable ingredients, there are steps you can take to ...

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Burnbrae Farms Holiday Egg Ornament Giveaway

Monday, December 9th 2019 – Wednesday, December 11th 2019 Share your favourite egg inspired holiday brunch dish for a chance ...

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Child Brain Development and the Importance of Omega-3 Eggs

Did you ever think that eggs could be related to brain development in babies and children? It turns out that ...

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Five Interesting Facts about Eggs

My great-grandfather, Joseph Hudson, started farming in Lyn, Ontario in 1891. One of the great things about being a fourth generation farmer (whose family has been in the egg business for more than 70 years) is the vast amount of knowledge about eggs that you can collect over the years. Today I’m going to share five of my favourite facts with you!

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2019 Royal Agricultural Winter Fair Contest

2019 ROYAL AGRICULTURAL WINTER FAIR CONTEST We’re giving away four (4) ROYAL AGRICULTURAL WINTER FAIR FAMILY PASSES (ARV: $60.00 each) ...

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October 11th is World Egg Day – Let’s Celebrate!

I love Thanksgiving, Christmas and Easter, but there’s another celebration that I can really get behind. Friday, October 11, 2019 is World Egg Day! Established by the International Egg Commission in the UK, this observance has been noted since 1996, and is now marked in people’s calendars to hail the benefits of eggs. Today the event is celebrated right across the globe, as countries continue to promote the importance of eggs as a sustainable and affordable source of nutrition.

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Pop Some Eggs into Your Lunchbox

Eggs cook quickly, so prepping lunch in the morning (or the night before) won’t take long, and eggs are easy to pack and transport. I use a bag with an ice pack to keep everything fresh. Finally, eggs are also versatile, so I never get bored! I could enjoy a quiche, or a salad topped with sliced hard-boiled eggs, or EGG Bakes! Egg Patties on an English muffing with spinach and tomato.

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Burnbrae Farms: A Proud National Sponsor of Parkinson's Superwalk Since 2006!

Burnbrae Farms and Parkinson Canada promote overall brain health for Canadians, and specifically those living with Parkinson’s. Evidence suggests that omega-3 fatty acids like those found in fish, spinach, flax and hemp seeds, and omega-3 enriched eggs, may have neuroprotective properties.

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Kid-Friendly Open-Faced Sandwiches!

From shopping for new school supplies, to getting your getting kids back into a routine after a long summer break, ...

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Low Carb Lunchbox Snacks: Cheesy Egg White Chips & Scotch Eggs

Protein is key in staying full and satisfied until you next meal! From cheesy egg white chips to scotch eggs, these recipes are sure to become your new go-to lunch box snack.

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The Buzz About Bee Lawns

The struggling bee populations have gained a lot of attention in the news the last few years. You may have come across some of these articles and thought “That’s not happening, I see lots of bees flying around in the summertime”, but the reality is, wild bees in Canada are at a high risk of suffering devastating population declines. It has been estimated that about a quarter to a third of wild bee species in Canada are at risk of extinction due to climate change, insecticide use and habitat loss. This issue is not just isolated to Canada, bee populations are declining world-wide.

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Nutrition Facts & Specialty Eggs

Today I’m going to tell you more about the beneficial nutrients in these specialty eggs. As a company, we have specifically focused on omega-3 and lutein. Why? Because these are two nutrients that many Canadians are not getting enough of. Our aim is to develop products to help close the nutrient gap by offering nutritious and delicious options.

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