Terms & Conditions

Terms & Conditions

Egg Farmers of Canada ("EFC") maintains websites currently located at stage.eggs.ca ("Our Website"), which may provide recipes, data, activities, contests, health, nutritional and educational information, information related to the Canadian egg industry, and other materials (the "Content"). Our Website is provided to you subject to your compliance with these terms and conditions of use ("Terms and Conditions"). These Terms and Conditions apply to Our Website and to each of the above websites individually. By accessing or using Our Website, you agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions, please do not access or use Our Website.

Modification to the Terms and Conditions

EFC reserves the right to change these Terms and Conditions at any time, and your continued access to or use of Our Website after such changes indicates your acceptance of these Terms and Conditions as modified. It is your responsibility to review these Terms and Conditions regularly.

Viruses

The downloading of Content is done at your own risk. EFC cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that Our Website or the Content will be free of viruses, worms, trojan horses or disabling devices, or other code that manifests contaminating or destructive properties. You are responsible for implementing safeguards to protect the security and integrity of your computer system, and you are responsible for the entire cost of any service, repairs or connections of and to your computer system which may be necessary as a result of your use of Our Website.

Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability

OUR WEBSITE AND THE CONTENT ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF ANY KIND. USE OF OUR WEBSITE OR THE CONTENT IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. EFC DOES NOT MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS ABOUT THE QUALITY, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS, CURRENCY, OR TIMELINESS OF OUR WEBSITE OR THE CONTENT.

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, EFC DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS AND CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND WITH RESPECT TO OUR WEBSITE AND THE CONTENT WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR COLLATERAL, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OR THAT OUR WEBSITE OR THE CONTENT ARE OR WILL BE ERROR-FREE OR WILL OPERATE WITHOUT INTERRUPTION. IN NO EVENT WILL EFC BE LIABLE, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS, LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF DATA, PERSONAL INJURY, FINES, FEES, PENALTIES OR OTHER LIABILITIES), WHETHER OR NOT EFC IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, RESULTING FROM THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO MAKE USE OF, OUR WEBSITE OR THE CONTENT.

User Submissions

Except as otherwise provided in our Privacy Statement, any material, information or other communications that you transmit via Our Website or post to Our Website (the "Communications") will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. Except as otherwise provided in our Privacy Statement, EFC and its affiliates or others may copy, display, post, transmit, disclose, communicate or otherwise use the Communications. Communications posted to our comments page are subject to our Comments Policy:

Comment Policy

Last updated: October 2, 2013

Welcome to eggs.ca. The team at Egg Farmers of Canada is keen to receive your feedback and comments on our recipes. Please keep in mind that we reserve the right to remove or moderate all comments which abuse this Comment policy. We want to publish your comments and be able to share your feedback with the team at EFC. To help us do that, please keep criticism constructive. We will make best efforts to respond to your comments; however, this will not always be possible. 

  • Keep it clean: Use appropriate language and etiquette. Comments that include offensive or inappropriate language will be deleted.
  • Keep it courteous: Healthy debate is encouraged but we will not permit any personal attacks on this page. 
  • Keep it on topic: Any comment that is not relevant to the topic at hand will be deleted.
  • Keep it legal: Any comment relating to legal or financial matters will be deleted. Do not post information that is false, fraudulent, deceptive, inaccurate or misleading. If the post appears to infringe or violate the privacy rights or intellectual property rights of others, or otherwise contain illegal content, it will be deleted. Posts that encourage others to participate in behaviour that is considered unethical will be deleted.
  • Keep personal info private: Please remember that this page is public. For your own safety, please do not post any personal information about yourself or third parties (e.g. addresses, phone numbers, or email addresses).
  • Keep it spam-free: Any comment assumed to be spam will be deleted. We will delete posts that overtly promote products or services. Comments that come from the same user that are repeated or are similar in nature will also be deleted.
  • And remember, you are responsible: While we may review comments before posting, you are legally responsible for your own comments.
Additional notes from the moderators:  
  • We will aim to review all comments within two business days
  • If your comment does not appear on a post and does not appear to be in violation of this policy, please contact us
  • Comments must be written in English or French
  • We will not edit comments to ensure that they meet the Comment Policy requirements

Note that comments posted by users are the comments of their respective contributors only. The views expressed by such contributors do not necessarily represent or reflect the views of EFC, its management or employees. EFC is not responsible for, and disclaims any and all liability to the fullest extent permitted by law for, the content of comments written by contributors to this page.

Employees of Egg Farmers of Canada or any affiliated companies, please note:

Members of the moderation team are here to act as spokespeople on our company’s behalf and will handle any factual corrections and answer any customer questions here. If you would like to leave a comment, please ensure you disclose your affiliation with EFC.

For our privacy policy, please click here.

Use of Our Website

You may use Our Website and the Content only for your own personal non-commercial purposes or benefit or for non-commercial educational purposes. You acquire absolutely no rights or licences to Our Website or the Content other than the limited right to use Our Website and the Content in accordance with these Terms and Conditions. Except as provided in these Terms and Conditions, any reproduction, retransmission, distribution, sale, republication, modification, translation of or creation of derivative works based on Our Website or the Content, in whole or in part, and any disassembly, reverse engineering or other exploitation of Our Website, without EFC's prior written permission, is strictly prohibited. You may not frame Our Website or the Content or any part thereof on any commercial or non-commercial Internet website.

No Unlawful or Prohibited Use

You agree that you will not use Our Website for any purpose that is unlawful. You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from Our Website any virus, defect or other harmful disruptive component; or any unlawful, threatening, libellous, profane, defamatory, obscene or pornographic material; or any material that would infringe the copyright or other intellectual property rights of another party.

Links to Third Party Content

Our Website contains links to third party websites. EFC does not endorse the information contained in those websites or guarantee their quality, accuracy, reliability, completeness, currency, timeliness, non-infringement, merchantability or fitness for any purpose. The content in any linked website is not under EFC's control, and if you choose to access any such website, you do so entirely at your own risk.

Governing Law

These Terms and Conditions are governed by the laws of the Province of Ontario and the applicable laws of Canada, and these laws apply to the use of Our Website or the Content by you, notwithstanding your domicile, residency or physical location. Our Website and the Content are intended for use only in jurisdictions where they may lawfully be offered for use.

General Provisions

These Terms and Conditions, including any documents referenced herein, constitute the entire agreement between EFC and you pertaining to the subject matter hereof and supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between you and EFC with respect to Our Website. EFC's failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these Terms and Conditions shall not be construed as waiver of any provisions or rights. If any of the provisions in these Terms and Conditions are determined to be void, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, such determination shall not affect the remaining provisions contained herein.

Copyright and Trademark Notices

©2008 - 2015 Egg Farmers of Canada. All rights reserved. No part of Our Website or the Content may be reproduced, modified, distributed, sold, published, broadcast, retransmitted or circulated in any form without the prior written consent of EFC, except to the extent that such use is for your personal non-commercial use or for non-commercial educational purposes. To request such consent, please contact us. All copies must include this copyright notice.

Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.

The trademarks Start Clean – Stay Clean, "Get Cracking" and the Eggmark logo are all trademarks of Egg Farmers of Canada.

Egg Farmers of Canada is the trade name for Canadian Egg Marketing Agency, which was established December 15, 1972 under the Farm Products Agencies Act.