Egg Farmers of Alberta, in partnership with Egg Farmers of Canada, is pleased to announce an opportunity for unregulated egg farmers in Alberta to take part in the Start Clean – Stay Clean® (SC-SC™ ) on farm food safety program. Through participation in this program, unregulated egg producers will have the chance to learn about the best practices for food safety in egg production. This program is being offered with the goal of further strengthening food safety throughout the egg supply chain in Alberta.
The program is currently being offered as a pilot, with a maximum of 10 unregulated egg farmers participating each year. Participants will be accepted on a first come, first serve basis. The pilot project will be reviewed on an annual basis and will remain in place until such time that EFA and EFC determine that it should become a permanent program or be abandoned.
By agreeing to participate, farmers will benefit from the following:
Details about this pilot program can be found in EFA policy #8.18. Interested participants are encouraged to contact the EFA office.