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Germany investigates possible organic egg fraud

An employee poses for the media with an organic egg in a Natural Foods Store in Berlin November 26, 2008. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

An employee poses for the media with an organic egg in a Natural Foods Store in Berlin November 26, 2008. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

An employee poses for the media with an organic egg in a Natural Foods Store in Berlin November 26, 2008. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch
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File picture illustration of a person holding a chicken egg in Berlin January 4, 2011. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski/File

File picture illustration of a person holding a chicken egg in Berlin January 4, 2011. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski/File

File picture illustration of a person holding a chicken egg in Berlin January 4, 2011. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski/File
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File picture illustration of half a dozen chicken eggs in an egg carton in Berlin January 4, 2011. According to local media reports on February 24, 2013, police is investigating cases where farms producing organic eggs were infringing the rules and keeping the hens in too small spaces. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski/File

File picture illustration of half a dozen chicken eggs in an egg carton in Berlin January 4, 2011. According to local media reports on February 24, 2013, police is investigating cases where farms producing organic eggs were infringing the rules and...more

File picture illustration of half a dozen chicken eggs in an egg carton in Berlin January 4, 2011. According to local media reports on February 24, 2013, police is investigating cases where farms producing organic eggs were infringing the rules and keeping the hens in too small spaces. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski/File
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File picture illustration of an empty chicken egg shell next to the raw egg white and yolk, in Berlin January 4, 2011. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski

File picture illustration of an empty chicken egg shell next to the raw egg white and yolk, in Berlin January 4, 2011. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski

File picture illustration of an empty chicken egg shell next to the raw egg white and yolk, in Berlin January 4, 2011. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski
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