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AgSafe Alberta

December 12, 2017

Hurry– limited time only opportunity! As you know, Donna Trottier has been working for the livestock and crop organizations over the past several months to develop farm safety training resources for producers through a $500,000 grant from the Alberta Government. These “AgSafe Alberta” branded resources are now ready to takeMore

Quota Update – December 2017

December 8, 2017

The EFC Board of Directors approved a motion in November that seeks prior approval for a quota increase of 869,934 birds nationally, to be effective December 31, 2017 (week 1/18). Alberta’s share of this allocation amounts to a total of 124,211 layers. EFC has submitted the appropriate quota order amendmentsMore

Over Base Quota Fee Update

December 8, 2017

The Over Base Quota Fee is set on an annual basis using the following criteria: • The fee is set at the beginning of each year • The annual user fee will be a minimum of $0.00 and a maximum of $3.00/bird • The estimated year-end balance in the OverMore

Levy Update – December 2017

December 8, 2017

EFC’s budget for 2018 is projecting a phased-in levy decrease of 6 cents per dozen over the course of the year. The need for the levy decrease is due to high Urner Barry prices, which have a positive impact on the Pooled Income Fund. The current PIF levy will remainMore