Environment

Egg Farmers of Alberta Announces Construction of Net-Zero Layer Barn

October 6, 2015

October 6, 2015 (Calgary, AB) – Egg Farmers of Alberta (EFA) is excited to announce that construction of the egg industry’s first net-zero layer barn is well underway at Brant Colony, in Brant, Alberta. The goal of the project is for the facility to be balanced in terms of itsMore

EFA Hosts Successful Environmental Stewardship Workshop

August 31, 2015

Egg Farmers of Alberta (EFA) was honored to host a distinguished group of stakeholders for the Environmental Stewardship Workshop, which was held in Edmonton on August 26 & 27, 2015. The workshop brought together a diverse mix of influencers and decision-makers from across the egg supply chain, including farmers, graders,More

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

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