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Egg Farmers of Alberta Accepting New Entrant Program 2015 Applications

May 1, 2015

May 1, 2015 (CALGARY, AB) – Egg Farmers of Alberta (EFA) is excited to announce that the application window for the New Entrant Program (NEP) is now open, giving individuals the chance to become Alberta’s newest egg farmer. Applications will be accepted from May 1 to June 25, 2015.  EFA’sMore

Susan Schafers Wins AFAC Award of Distinction for Communication

March 31, 2015

March 31, 2015 (Calgary, AB) – Egg Farmers of Alberta (EFA) is proud to announce that Susan Schafers, Chair of the EFA Board of Directors, has been named the 2015 recipient of the Alberta Farm Animal Care (AFAC) Award of Distinction for Communication! Susan was presented with the award atMore

Egg Farmers of Alberta Publishes Inaugural Sustainability Report

February 25, 2015

Egg Farmers of Alberta (EFA) is thrilled to announce the publication of its inaugural Sustainability Report, the first of its kind for Canada’s egg industry. The report is the culmination of EFA’s efforts throughout 2014 to develop a comprehensive sustainability strategy, which was done in collaboration with The Prasino GroupMore

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