The Nielsen retail sales data is available up to August 19, 2017 and indicates that in the latest 4-week period, 2.92 million dozen eggs were sold in Alberta; a 1.5% decline from the previous 4-week period (ending July 22nd), but a 2.0% increase in sales compared to the same period in 2016.

Nielsen retail sales in the last 52 weeks are up 4.5% over the previous 52 weeks in Alberta, to 39.91 million dozen eggs. Specialty eggs (excluding Omega-3 eggs) have seen the largest sales growth; a 16.5% increase over the previous 52 weeks, to 3.5 million dozen eggs (8.7% of the total eggs sold in Alberta).