Alberta Egg Industry

Egg Farmers of Alberta Announce Recipients of New Entrant Quota

July 31, 2015

Congratulations to the 13 successful applicants who were chosen as recipients of quota through the Egg Farmers of Alberta’s (EFA) New Entrant Program (NEP). Cherilee Day, Calmar Harry & Elaine Makkinga, Ponoka 1875286 Alberta Ltd., Sherwood Park South Shore Enterprise Ltd., Lacombe Birch Hills Colony, Wanham Peter Neudorf, Sexsmith BrentonMore

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

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

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