This October, we’re celebrating eggs with our annual Eggstravaganza event – virtually! All week, we’ll be doing fun things online including a GIVEAWAY called “For the Love of Eggs” where we’ll send you a gift to help you enjoy eggs even more.
We’re throwing it back to last fall with a classic live video lesson on "Back to Basics" with The Food Lady Carla D’Andreamatteo, RD and her "Food Daughter" Alyx. To cook along with Carla and Alyx, download "Eggs 101" from our website.
Watch the premiere of 4D Farms’ brand-new farm tour! On their farm, the Dyck family produces eggs and they farm wheat, oats, soybean, rye grass for turf, alfalfa for seed production, leafcutter bees for pollination and they also have goats and solar panels.
Download egg-tivities from our website including colouring sheets created by local artist, Alex Plante: http://www.eggs.mb.ca/about-eggs/resources
We’ll be hosting a free event at Old Market Square in Winnipeg from 7:30 a.m. until 10:30 (or when supplies run out) – what better way to celebrate World Egg Day than with a FREE egg sandwich?
Join us at the corner of King St. and Bannatyne Ave. and grab a delicious egg sandwich and a coffee on your way to work. Say hi to our egg farmers and feel free to ask any questions you might have about eggs or farming – but no pressure, feel free to grab and go! There will also be a chance to win some egg-themed goodies at our booth.
FYI: This event will follow all current COVID-19 restrictions and our farmers will be masked, with hand sanitizer available for public use. Thanks to our partner, Red River College’s Paterson GlobalFoods Institute, for preparing the egg sandwiches, and to Tim Hortons for the coffee!
It’s going to be the best Friday this year. See you there!
ENTER THE “FOR THE LOVE OF EGGS” GIVEAWAY
Please use this contact form to enter our giveaway “For the Love of Eggs”! Open to Manitoba residents ONLY. One per family, please! Quantities are limited, giveaway ends October 6th or while supplies last. Packages will be mailed the week of October 4.
These care packages may contain a Manitoba Egg Farmers mug, or a recipe book and other goodies like whisks or measuring spoons. Thanks for supporting our local Manitoba egg farmers!
*To receive the giveaway, you must be following @eggsmanitoba on Instagram or “like” Manitoba Egg Farmers on Facebook!