Local Egg Company Wins Big Despite Super Bowl Contest LossA small Minnesota company is back in the national spotlight. Last fall, Locally Laid Egg Company was in the running for a free Super Bowl advertisement through Intuit's "Small Business Big Game" contest.
Local Egg Company Clamors For Super Bowl Ad TimeAccording to the owners of Locally Laid Eggs, their chickens are known as athletes. Oh, and they're all named ‘Lola.’ The egg company is one of the finalists in a competition to win free ad time during the Super Bowl. The family farmers were in the Twin Cities Monday in an effort to get out the vote for the contest, which is sponsored by the software company Intuit. Owners Lucy and Jason Amundsen, along with their kids and the Minnesota Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson, were celebrating the announcement at the Seward Co-Op in south Minneapolis.