May 1, 2019 Saranac, MI (AMN) – Fire Crews now have contained the blaze at Herbruck’s Poultry Ranch, Inc in Saranac, MI. The Fire seems to have started in a barn on the ranch. The ranch in know to supply eggs to chains like McDonald’s. The was contained to the barn only and did not spread to other buildings on the ranch. Herbruck’s was founded in 1958. No one was injured in the blaze however it did kill 250,000 hens out of six-million. Organic eggs make up a major portion if Herbruck’s business. Herbruck’s is the 13th largest egg producer in the United States and the largest in Michigan.
“We are deeply saddened by the tragic loss of our hens,” Herb Herbruck, of Herbruck’s Poultry Ranch.