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Commission Members

Current Members

  • Mike Strain DVM Ex-Officio Member - Commissioner of Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry
  • Robert Yarborough  - Manda Meats - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Theresia Lavergne, Chairman - LSU Ag Center - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Scott Fernandez - Blue Ribbon Farms - Ponchatoula, LA
  • Jerry Barnum - Cal-Maine Foods Inc. - Pine Grove, LA
  • Jeanette Eisworth, Vice Chair - Don's Seafood - Baton Rouge, LA

Fiction:  Eggs do not need to be refrigerated.

FACT:  An egg left at room temperature for one day will age as much as it would in a week in the refrigerator.  Proper refrigeration prevents the growth of organisms that cause food-borne illness.

   LOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE & FORESTRY 
MIKE STRAIN DVM, COMMISSIONER

P.O. Box 1951 Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70821  (225)925-3772

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