Animal Care

EFA Applauds Poultry Industry Partnership with UCVM

April 1, 2021

April 1, 2021 (Calgary, AB) – Egg Farmers of Alberta (EFA) is pleased to announce the finalization of an agreement in principle with the University of Calgary – Faculty of Veterinary Medicine (UCVM), as the industry’s new partner for poultry diagnostics in Alberta.  EFA, along with the other provincial featherMore

Hatching Ideas on Animal Welfare a Huge Success

September 21, 2017

September 20, 2017 (Calgary, AB) – Egg Farmers of Alberta (EFA) hosted a distinguished group of egg supply chain partners and industry stakeholders for Hatching Ideas on Animal Welfare, a workshop that featured a dynamic discussion about the future of animal care in Canada’s layer industry. Over 40 participants sharedMore

Alberta Egg Farmers Celebrate New Code of Practice

March 27, 2017

March 27, 2017 (Calgary, AB) – Egg Farmers of Alberta (EFA) congratulates the National Farm Animal Care Council (NFACC) on the release of the revised Code of Practice for the Care and Handling of Layers. The Code is the foundation for the Canadian egg industry’s animal welfare standards, and informsMore

Alberta Egg Farmers Applaud Release of Draft Layer Code for Public Comment

June 30, 2016

June 30, 2016 (Calgary, AB) – Egg Farmers of Alberta (EFA) welcomes the much anticipated release of the draft Code of Practice for the Care and Handling of Pullets and Laying Hens, and the launch of the public comment period. EFA would also like to applaud the National Farm AnimalMore