Animal Care

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BC Egg Takes Action

July 13, 2018

On July 12th, BC Egg released a statement that outlines their actions since they became aware of undercover video captured on BC Egg Farms late last month. This incident serves an important reminder that it is the responsibility of each and every farmer to uphold the high animal welfare standardsMore

The Rondeel Story

December 8, 2017

Earlier this Fall, 3 EFA representatives had the opportunity to visit the Vencomatic campus in Eersel, Netherlands and met with Peter Vengerling, Director of Corporate Affairs.  During our visit, Peter told us the story of how the unique Rondeel housing system was developed and now we’d like to share thisMore

Farm Program Reminders

December 8, 2017

There are a number of requirements coming into effect through EFA’s Animal Care and On Farm food safety policies at the end of 2018 that we would like you to keep in mind as you prepare for the year ahead and beyond. • As of January 1, 2019 egg farmersMore

Launching the Updated Pullet Animal Care Checklist

October 13, 2017

Egg Farmers of Alberta is pleased to announce that we will be launching an updated Pullet Animal Care Checklist in the last quarter of 2017.  This checklist is an educational tool for Pullet Growers, designed to clearly demonstrate where your facility sits compared to the 2017 Code of Practice recommendations. More