58th Annual Meeting
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Egg Farmers of Ontario (EFO) celebrated its 58th Annual Meeting in Niagara Falls, March 9 & 10, 2023. This event attracted approximately 350 egg farmers and industry stakeholders. Presentations from the various presenters are found below.


Click here to download the agenda in English or French.


Day 1:

58th Annual Meeting Call to Order & Chair’s Address  

Scott Helps, Chair, Egg Farmers of Ontario    Video

CEO Report

Ryan Brown, CEO, Egg Farmers of Ontario     Video

Egg Farmers of Canada (EFC) Report

Roger Pelissero, Chair, EFC     Video

Farm Credit Canada (FCC)

Jean-Philippe Gervais, Vice-President & Chief Economist, FCC     Video

Ontario Farm Products Marketing Commission (OFPMC)

Valerie Gilvesy, Vice Chair, OFPMC     Video

Farm Products Council of Canada (FPCC)

Brian Douglas, Chair, FPCC     Video

Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

Honourable Lisa Thompson     Video

National Young Farmers Program Presentation from 2022 Ontario Delegates

Brett Graham and Jacob Pelissero     Video

Chair’s Reception – Get Cracking Award

Tonya Haverkamp     Video


Day 2:

Auditor’s Report

Jennifer Riddell, RLB LLP     Video

EFO’s Public Affairs Report

Donna Lange, Director of Public Affairs    Video

EFO’s Pullet Report

Alvin Brunsveld, Pullet Director     Video

US Egg Industry Report

Roger Pelissero, Chair, EFC     Video

Industry Working Group Report

Kristen Thompson-Dow, Committee Co-Chair     Video

Closing Remarks

Scott Helps, Chair, Egg Farmers of Ontario     Video


Click here for the 2022 Annual Report



  1. Final Agenda     English     French

  2. 57th Annual Meeting Highlights     English     French

  3. Partner reports:

    1. Feather Board Command Centre     English     French

    2. Farm & Food Care Ontario     English     French

    3. Livestock Research Innovation Corporation     English     French

    4. Poultry Industry Council     English     French

  4. Egg Farmers of Canada information:

    1. National Environmental Sustainability Tool (NEST) postcard     English     French

    2. Easy to tell sustainability story infographic     English     French

    3. Animal and plant protein research summary     English     French

    4. Effects of maternal stress in laying hens research summary     English     French

We graciously acknowledge support from the following banquet sponsors:

  • Archers Poultry Farm Ltd.

  • Beeler Farms Inc.

  • Burnbrae Farms

  • B-W Feed & Supply

  • Christian Farmers Federation of Ontario

  • CIBC

  • Clark AG Systems

  • Couvoir Boire et Frères Inc.

  • Evolve Agency Group

  • Farm Credit Canada

  • Ferme Avicole Laviolette Inc.

  • Gray Ridge Egg Farms

  • Hendrix Genetics

  • Hensall Co-op

  • J. Dean Williamson Ltd.

  • Masterfeeds

  • McKinley Hatchery Ltd.

  • New-Life Mills

  • Nieuwland Feed & Supply Ltd.

  • Nutri Group

  • Ontario Federation of Agriculture

  • Scotiabank

  • TD Bank Agriculture Services

  • The Farmer Wellness Initiative

  • Trouw Nutrition - Shur Gain

  • Wallenstein Feed & Supply Ltd.

  • Wilson Spurr LLP