In New Zealand, just 1 in 4 eggs that you can buy at your supermarket are free-range. But demand is growing as more and more New Zealander's struggle with the ethics of caged egg production. At Big Paddock, our hens are unrestricted. They’re free to roam across a generous area during daylight hours, then come home to a comfortable and fully code-compliant hen house in the evening.
At Big paddock its key that the farmers share values around providing a great environment to raise hens and demonstrate the best of hen keeping practices to look after them, and provide an absolute guarantee of where the eggs come from. We get this independently inspected so you know that when you purchase our eggs, you’re sourcing ethically raised eggs from people who genuinely care for their animals.
Aucklander's have figured out Big Paddock eggs from Whangaripo Valley are local and delicious so have begun tucking into Big Paddock eggs in a bigger way, leaving us a bit tight for eggs in the Lower North Island.
Now we just need to find a big paddock in the South Island…