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World Egg Day

The international event that celebrates the egg all around the world.

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What is World Egg Day?

World Egg Day is a unique opportunity to help raise awareness of the benefits of eggs and is celebrated in countries all around the world.

 

World Egg Day 2013 - What are you doing to take advantage of this event?

World Egg Day 2013 will be celebrated on 11th October with a great variety of events and promotions around the world.

 

A Dozen Reasons to Celebrate World Egg Day

The International Egg Commission has proclaimed the second Friday in October as World Egg Day. Countries throughout the world will be joining in the celebration of the egg. To what does the egg owe this honour? There are at least a dozen good reasons:

 

World Egg Day Campaign: News From the last World Egg Day

Friday October 12th marked World Egg Day 2012, and the international egg industry used the event to really make a difference. With the support of the International Egg Commission (IEC) and egg associations around the world, the egg industry pledged to help feed the underfed and undernourished and to provide a sustainable, affordable, high quality food supply to people across the planet. World Egg Day was celebrated the world over from Vietnam to Mozambique, from Switzerland to Argentina, and here are just a few examples of how countries celebrated this special day: