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Media Contacts: Steve Lyle (CDFA), 916-654-0462 , officeofpublicaffairs@cdfa.ca.gov

California Department of Food and Agriculture
Release #22-145
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CDFA ANNOUNCES VACANCIES ON SHELL EGG ADVISORY BOARD

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SACRAMENTO, October 18, 2022 - The California Department of Food and Agriculture, Meat, Poultry and Egg Safety Branch (MPES) is announcing two vacancies on the Egg Safety and Quality Managementís (ESQM) Shell Egg Advisory Committee Board.

The ESQM monitors egg quality at production, wholesale, and retail levels. The goal  is to provide California consumers with eggs that are wholesome, refrigerated, properly labeled, and of established quality; while maintaining fair and equitable marketing standards in the California egg industry.

These vacancies are due to upcoming term expirations. The membership terms for these positions will be 36 months. Applicants must be  registered egg handlers or representatives of registered egg handlers in the state of California.

Board members receive no compensation but are entitled to reimbursement for  transportation to and from meetings and for per diem expenses for lodging, meals, and incidental expenses.

Applicants interested in being considered for the appointments  should submit resumes by November 11, 2022, to:

Mrs. Penny Arana
Meat, Poultry and Egg Safety Branch 1220 N Street
Sacramento, California 95814 penny.arana@cdfa.ca.gov

Additional information is available on the Egg Safety and Quality Management programís web page at http://www.cdfa.ca.gov/ahfss/mpes/esqm.html. You may  also contact Michael E. Abbott, Egg Quality Manager at (916) 900-5062.


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