Egg Farmers of Alberta

River Bend Colony Egg Farm Tour

September 9, 2014

River Bend Colony, one of the province’s more than 150 registered egg farmers, played host to a group of special guests, which included several local media outlets. Walter Decker, the colony’s egg manager for the past 16 years, led the group on a tour of the egg facility, sharing hisMore

Egg Farmers of Alberta Launches Youth Program

August 8, 2014

Egg Farmers of Alberta is excited to announce the launch of the Youth Development Program (YDP), which was established to help attract young farmers into the egg industry.  Building on the success of the New Entrant Program, the YDP is another initiative to enhance Alberta’s vibrant egg industry and ensureMore

Egg Farmers of Alberta Considers Youth Program

June 27, 2014

Egg Farmers of Alberta (EFA) is in the initial stages of exploring the feasibility of developing a youth program for would-be egg farmers.  EFA recently met with representatives from Galimax Trading, a registered grading station, and a group of young unregistered egg farmers, to discuss the merits of a youthMore

Request for Quote for a Study on the Feasibility of Building a Net Zero Layer Barn in Alberta

May 28, 2014

Background Egg Farmers of Alberta (EFA) is collaborating with Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development (ARD) on a project that aims to research, design and assist in the construction of an egg facility in Alberta that is balanced in terms of its energy inputs and outputs. Over a given year, theMore