PARK RIDGE, Ill., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Are you incredible? Do you have a unique talent that exhibits extraordinary body and mind skills? Have you done something incredible for your community? America's egg farmers want to know if you have what it takes to be the next Incredible Person! Past Incredible People include stunt woman Luci Romberg and world champion sport stacker Luke Myers. And, like Luci and Luke, the next incredible person will have a chance to appear in an incredible edible egg(TM) advertisement showing how eggs provide the mind and body energy to be incredible any day of the week.
America's egg farmers want to hear your story. Visit www.IncredibleEgg.org to upload a video of you or your child's extraordinary physical and mental energy skills. The winner will:
- Have a chance to appear in an incredible edible egg advertisement
- Receive a year's supply of eggs
- Select a local food bank to receive 10,000 eggs from America's egg farmers
Five random entries will win hand-held video cameras. Finally, for every video uploaded, America's egg farmers will match every uploaded video with one egg to Feeding America, the nation's largest hunger relief organization. All incredible stories must be submitted by Friday, February 19, 2010.
If you want your family to be incredible, they need to eat incredible - starting at breakfast. "Research shows that there are important cognitive benefits of eating breakfast, especially for children," said Bridget Swinney, Registered Dietitian, Baby Bites author and mother of two. "For 70 calories and 14 cents apiece, eggs are a great choice for breakfast because the high-quality protein in eggs provides steady and sustained energy, helping kids and adults be incredible all day long."
Swinney recommends feeding your family a high-quality protein breakfast, like eggs, since they're affordable, easy-to-prepare and a great way to start the day off right. Try these recipes:
For more egg recipes to increase mind and body energy, and additional information on the search for incredible people, visit www.IncredibleEgg.org.
About the American Egg Board (AEB)
AEB is the U.S. egg producer's link to the consumer in communicating the value of The incredible edible egg(TM) and is funded from a national legislative checkoff on all egg production from companies with greater than 75,000 layers, in the continental United States. The board consists of 18 members and 18 alternates from all regions of the country who are appointed by the Secretary of Agriculture. The AEB staff carries out the programs under the board direction. AEB is located in Park Ridge, Ill. Visit www.IncredibleEgg.org for more information.
For more information, contact: Egg Media Hotline: 312-233-1211
SOURCE American Egg Board