Egg Safety & Quality Research Unit
United States Department of Agriculture
Agricultural Research Service
Russell Research Center
950 College Station Road
Athens, GA 30605
FAX (706) 546-3035
The mission of the Egg Safety and Quality Research Unit is to protect both the health of consumers and the marketability of eggs by conducting research to develop improved technologies for egg production and processing that reduce or eliminate microorganisms that can transmit disease to humans or cause spoilage.