About Our Members

Under the leadership of our Board of Directors and with the support of our farmer and industry members, CEAM is dedicated to ensuring the success of the broiler and egg industry in Minnesota through a variety of initiatives, with focused efforts in the following areas:

  • Government Affairs / Regulatory Affairs
  • Issues Management
  • Communications and Outreach

CEAM Board members have a variety of opportunities for participating in educational programs, attendance at conferences, community organizations and holding leadership positions within state and national farming organizations.

We proudly support the National Chicken Council and several of our members also participate on boards and committees for American Egg Board and United Egg Producers.

What CEAM Does

CEAM receives funding from the American Egg Board, which supplements some of our promotional activities. CEAM utilizes a variety of venues and outlets to promote chicken and eggs, such as:

  • A booth at the Minnesota State Fair.
  • Distributing approximately 60,000 recipes/brochures and other educational materials and promotional items annually.
  • Participating at various educational and nutritional trade shows.
  • Press releases to the media, educators, and/or other key contacts in Minnesota.

Communicating with members is very important to CEAM. Members are kept current on important issues and CEAM activities through a variety of means, including:

  • Our weekly email newsletter, Wing Tips
  • A legislative update, Capitol Report, which is emailed to members during the Session.

Members are able to participate in a variety of educational and networking opportunities throughout the year:

  • Poultry Day at the Capitol (February 2019)
  • CEAM Annual Meeting (March 13, 2019) | Minneapolis Convention Center, Minneapolis, Minn.
  • CEAM on the Green Golf Outing (July 23, 2019) | New Ulm Country Club, New Ulm, Minn.