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Board Update – November 2018

November 9, 2018

Over the last few months, there have been questions from producers about the nationally developed service fee. The Board felt it is important for everyone to understand the rationale behind the Service Fee and Alberta’s current position. The Service Fee program was developed in 2014 in response to the increasingMore

Nielsen Update

November 9, 2018

The Nielsen retail sales data is available up to September 15, 2018, and indicates that in the latest 4-week period 3.16 million dozen eggs were sold in Alberta; a 4.5% increase from the previous 4-week period (ending August 18st), and a 5.1% increase in sales compared to the same periodMore

Field Statistics Update

November 9, 2018

Here’s an update on how our farmers are doing with their on-farm programs so far this year: 117 SC-SC Layer evaluations have been completed in 2018 Alberta’s average score: 99.52% 86 Alberta farmers have scored a perfect 100% rating 136 Animal Care Program evaluations have been completed in 2018 Alberta’sMore

New on the producer portal

October 12, 2018

Four documents have been added: • Hen housing statistics in Alberta • Demand for specialty eggs • Summary of Marketings, Imports, IP, and exports • Quota Leasing pool statistics