Press Releases

Alberta Egg Farmers Celebrate New Code of Practice

March 27, 2017

March 27, 2017 (Calgary, AB) – Egg Farmers of Alberta (EFA) congratulates the National Farm Animal Care Council (NFACC) on the release of the revised Code of Practice for the Care and Handling of Layers. The Code is the foundation for the Canadian egg industry’s animal welfare standards, and informsMore

Alberta Egg Farmers Applaud Release of Draft Layer Code for Public Comment

June 30, 2016

June 30, 2016 (Calgary, AB) – Egg Farmers of Alberta (EFA) welcomes the much anticipated release of the draft Code of Practice for the Care and Handling of Pullets and Laying Hens, and the launch of the public comment period. EFA would also like to applaud the National Farm AnimalMore

Egg Farmers of Alberta Publishes 2015 Sustainability Report

March 4, 2016

March 3, 2016 (Calgary, AB) – Egg Farmers of Alberta (EFA) is excited to announce the publication of its 2015 Sustainability Report. EFA has continued to work with stakeholders to build a sustainable egg industry in Alberta, and we certainly took that commitment and our pioneering spirit to a wholeMore

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