EFA Blog

The Farm – A twist on learning

August 12, 2019

Traditional learning may be a thing of a past, and the Rockyview school division plans to show exactly why this is true. More and more schools are taking an alternative approach to teaching by incorporating different classes like exposing students to learning how to build a house from the groundMore


Rocks & Rings and Eggs!

June 28, 2019

Egg Farmers of Alberta is proud to be a provincial sponsor of the highly successful Rocks & Rings program, presented by Curling Canada. Classes receive a 40 minutes session of fun and instruction, thanks to unique indoor floor curling equipment that provides a true curling experience without requiring ice! ThisMore


Five Years of PEEP Success

December 18, 2018

In February of 2014, Egg Farmers of Alberta launched the Canadian egg industry’s first environmental program.  The Producer Environmental Egg Program (PEEP) is intended to help egg farmers better identify their impacts on the environment and facilitate the use of best practices. PEEP provides information about the impacts of on-farmMore


NET-0 Egg Barn Blog – 2 Years Later

December 3, 2018

Net-Zero Egg Barn, Blog Post #9 – 2 Years Later: December 3/2018 When we last visited the net-zero egg barn at Brant Colony, back in December 2016, egg manager Darrel Mandel was caring for his first flock, and the live-feed cameras had just come online.  Fast-forwarding two years, Darrel isMore