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March 1, 2021 Current Markets & Forecasts

Canfax Weekly Article | Report for the week of March 1, 2021

The Canfax fed steer price closed last week around $152/cwt, fully steady with the previous week. This is the first time in 36 weeks fed prices have been above last year. Last week dressed sales were reported from $252.00-255.50/cwt FOB the lot. Cattle that traded last week were being scheduled for the first half of…

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February 27, 2021 Checking in with ABP

Agriculture exempt from TFW restrictions

As of November 1, 2020, the Alberta government reached an agreement with the federal government to restrict the number and types of jobs available to be filled by Temporary Foreign Workers (TFW). Some sectors, including agriculture, technology and caregiving, remain exempt from these restrictions based on acute and proven labour shortages. Travel restrictions in place…

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February 25, 2021 Innovation & Technology

Have 15 Minutes? Make an Impact on the Future of Beef Research

As someone who follows the BCRC Blog, you’re almost guaranteed to be what we call a ‘Canadian beef industry stakeholder’, meaning you own or manage beef cattle, conduct research on beef, cattle or forages, are a large animal veterinarian, own or work for an abattoir/beef processor, are a government employee in a beef-related role, work or…

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February 25, 2021 Business Tools

Enhancements to Livestock Price Insurance

As a result of industry feedback, producers will now have additional time to make policy purchases and claim settlements on all Livestock Price Insurance (LPI) programs. Going forward, purchase hours on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays are available from 2-11 p.m. MT. Settlement hours on Mondays are now offered from 2-11 p.m. MT. Producers can visit…

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February 25, 2021 Trailblazers

What We’re Reading | Canada hails new WTO chief

Canadian Cattlemen by DC Fraser Photo: Reuters/Joshua Roberts Canada is lending its support to the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) choice for its new director general. Ngorzi Okonjo-Iweala was chosen Feb. 15 by WTO members as the international trade body’s new head, making her the first woman and the first African to serve in the role. Mary Ng,…

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February 24, 2021 Issues & Insights

Coal policy consultation set to begin March 29

The Government of Alberta has announced plans for public engagement on coal policy development. The government webpage states that they have heard concern’s regarding their approach to coal development and Albertans will have the opportunity provide input. Public consultations are set to begin on March 29. Those interested in providing feedback on the government’s long-term…

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March 1, 2021 Current Markets & Forecasts

Canfax Weekly Article | Report for the week of March 1, 2021

February 27, 2021 Checking in with ABP

Agriculture exempt from TFW restrictions

February 25, 2021 Innovation & Technology

Have 15 Minutes? Make an Impact on the Future of Beef Research

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