2014

Alberta Egg Farm Wins 2 Canadian Poultry Sustainability Awards

October 30, 2014

Congratulations to Levi Hofer and New York Colony, for winning the inaugural Canadian Poultry Sustainability Award for both the Table Egg industry and the overall poultry industry! Mr. Hofer accepted the awards on the colony’s behalf at the Canadian Poultry Sustainability Symposium on October 29, at the Hanlon Convention CentreMore

Feeding Hens to Keep Them Healthy and Productive

September 15, 2014

Today’s laying hens, says poultry nutrition specialist Leanne Cooley, are in some ways just like high-performance athletes. They are very good at what they do: producing eggs. And like high-performance athletes, they need a diet that allows them do their job efficiently, while keeping them in top health. “There haveMore

River Bend Colony Egg Farm Tour

September 9, 2014

River Bend Colony, one of the province’s more than 150 registered egg farmers, played host to a group of special guests, which included several local media outlets. Walter Decker, the colony’s egg manager for the past 16 years, led the group on a tour of the egg facility, sharing hisMore

Egg Farmers of Alberta Launches Youth Program

August 8, 2014

Egg Farmers of Alberta is excited to announce the launch of the Youth Development Program (YDP), which was established to help attract young farmers into the egg industry.  Building on the success of the New Entrant Program, the YDP is another initiative to enhance Alberta’s vibrant egg industry and ensureMore