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Aggie Days Calgary

April 20, 2017

By: Angie Lang, Marketing & Social Media Coordinator, EFA Is there anything better than a room full of people who love agriculture and who are passionate about animals? We don’t think so and neither do the people at Aggie days. EFA headed down to Calgary Aggie Days in the AgricultureMore


Lights, Cameras, Cluck!

December 8, 2016

by David Webb, Marketing & Communications Manager, EFA | EFA partnered with Alberta Agriculture & Forestry in 2014, and began the journey of building a net-zero egg barn in Alberta.  A feasibility study was completed, and potential egg farm partners were sought out.  In addition to all the technical requirements included in theMore


Keep it Simple, Let it Grow

October 11, 2016

by Dan Trottier, P.Ag CHSC CRSP | Last summer we had the opportunity to provide a seminar about farm strategies for safe operations to Egg Farmers of Alberta members. We had a great turnout and the farmers that attended were interested to find out what they could do to improveMore


The Complicated Practices of Egg Farmers: Chicken Selection, X-Ray Vision, and a Game of Whack-a-Mole

August 23, 2016

by Jenna Griffin, Industry Development Officer, EFA | Farmers today face ever-present challenges: technical, environmental, and reputational. The need to produce more food with fewer resources is one of the defining challenges of our time. It will take folks from all walks of life steering the boat in the sameMore