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NET-0 Egg Barn Blog – 2 Years Later

December 3, 2018

Net-Zero Egg Barn, Blog Post #9 – 2 Years Later: December 3/2018 When we last visited the net-zero egg barn at Brant Colony, back in December 2016, egg manager Darrel Mandel was caring for his first flock, and the live-feed cameras had just come online.  Fast-forwarding two years, Darrel isMore


The Best Hen Housing System You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

November 20, 2018

Eggs are a staple product in fridges throughout Alberta and across Canada, and egg sales have been steadily growing for the past decade.  Consumers are curious to learn more about where their food comes from and how it was produced, so they can feel confident feeding their families.  However, whetherMore


From Our Family to Yours

November 20, 2018

Egg Farmers of Alberta and the province’s more than 170 egg farming families enjoy talking to Albertans about eggs and egg farming, which is why EFA founded an Egg Ambassador program several years ago.  This eagerness to share their story about how fresh, locally produced eggs get from their farmsMore


Egg Farmers Grocery Engagement

October 3, 2018

With consumers being more interested than ever before about the food they eat and feed their families, as well as where it comes from and how it was produced, Alberta egg farmers – Egg Ambassadors – are creating new opportunities to engage Albertans.  Over the past two years, Egg AmbassadorsMore