Membership

Full Membership Eligibility is open to each State Department of Agriculture or a comparable agency of any state. The NERO organization has two membership classifications:

  • Full Members: Shall be any agency which has paid the association the full member organizational dues. A Full Member shall have privileges of the floor at each association meeting, shall be eligible to hold office and shall be entitled to cast one vote. Click here for the 2016 NERO State Membership Application.
  • Affiliate Members: Shall be any other person or organization involved or interested in the regulation, promotion or development of agriculture in general and shell eggs and egg products in particular. Affiliate Members may attend meetings and have privileges of the floor but may not vote. Click here for the 2016 NERO Affiliate Membership Application.

Currently, NERO’s affiliate members include representatives from the following organizations:

Member states include representatives from the following departments and commissions:

NERO’s Mission:

"To regulate and support the egg industry in a manner that encourages uniformity while promoting food safety and quality assurance."

NERO’s Vision:

"A diverse partnership for uniform solutions."

Contact NERO

Reach out to NERO by emailing info@nerous.org.