One hundred tons of eggs and chicken donated for torrential rainfall victims

Poultry farmers from 16 of Mexico’s states announced they were donating 50 tons of eggs and 50 tons of chicken to the families in the states affected by the recent severe climate conditions.
The Management Council of the National Union of Poultry Farmers (UNA, Spanish initials) showed its solidarity with the Mexican people by responding to the call for aid by the Chief Executive, Enrique Peña Nieto for those suffering in the country’s disaster areas. The 50 tons of eggs are the equivalent of 2,380 boxes for a total of 857,142 eggs which represents 429,000 breakfast rations (two eggs per ration); the 50 tons of chicken is the equivalent of 29,411 chickens weighing 1.7 kilos per chicken, he added.
The first shipments of eggs and chicken was shipped on September 30th, to be delivered to the victims in the affected areas.