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Hatching Ideas on Animal Welfare

October 11, 2017

By David Webb, Marketing & Communications Manager, EFA Egg Farmers of Alberta (EFA) hosted a distinguished group of egg supply chain partners and industry stakeholders for Hatching Ideas on Animal Welfare, a workshop that featured a dynamic discussion about the future of animal care in Canada’s layer industry.  Over 40 participants sharedMore


EFA Applauds Egg Farmers of Canada’s Hen Housing Announcement

February 5, 2016

When Egg Farmers of Alberta adopted its new hen housing policy back in 2013, becoming just the second province to begin the process of transitioning away from conventional cages, we did so with the hope that a similar national policy would be adopted in the near future. Over the pastMore


Alberta Egg Industry Response to Calgary CO-OP Egg Sourcing Motion

March 14, 2013

Representatives from Egg Farmers of Alberta attended the Calgary CO-OP AGM on March 13, 2013, when a non-binding motion was passed (59% of votes for) that encouraged the Calgary CO-OP Board of Directors to investigate the feasibility of phasing-out the sourcing of eggs from conventional cages over a 5-year period.More