Share your Easter Traditions with Michigan GROWN, Michigan GREAT

Dying eggs in celebration of the Easter holiday is a beloved tradition for many families. Michigan is ranked seventh in the nation for the production of eggs and supplies these eggs to some of the largest retailers in the Midwest. Did you know that Michigan eggs are used in all McDonalds restaurants east of the Mississippi river.

With more than 15 million hens in Michigan producing over 4,332,200,000 (that’s BILLION) eggs each year, anytime of year is a great time to enjoy a Michigan GROWN, Michigan GREAT egg, and Easter is the perfect time to appreciate them!

Take a minute to learn how eggs get from Michigan farms to your fridge.

Scroll down to learn how you can win a $500 Meijer gift card.

Michigan GROWN, Michigan GREAT wants to see your best decorated Easter Eggs!

🐣Use the instructions below to dye your eggs in fun colors and designs
🐣 Take a photo
🐣 Use the hashtag #MIEasteregg and tag Michigan GROWN, Michigan GREAT on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter
🐣 Post by April 9th for your chance to win a $500 Meijer Gift Card
🐣 Only Michigan residents are eligible to win