No eggs and it’s no yoke

Following Easter, shoppers may well be sick of the sight of eggs, but in Israel, they just cannot get enough of them.

Such has been the run on eggs over Pesach that major supermarkets have run out as exhausted Israeli chickens fail to keep up with demand.

Chicken farmers are said to be working overtime to, er, crack the problem.

    Last updated: 5:39pm, April 22 2009