The Nielsen retail sales data is available up to September 16, 2017 and indicates that in the latest 4-week period, 3.04 million dozen eggs were sold in Alberta; a 4.40% increase from the previous 4-week period (ending August 19th), and a 1.8% increase in sales compared to the same period in 2016.

Nielsen retail sales in the last 52 weeks are up 4.4% over the previous 52 weeks in Alberta, to 39.96 million dozen eggs.  Specialty eggs (excluding Omega-3 eggs) have seen the largest sales growth; a 14.3% increase over the previous 52 weeks, to 3.5 million dozen eggs (8.7% of the total eggs sold in Alberta).