AB Direct - Steers

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Rail: 265.00 del

AB Direct - Heifers

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Rail: 265.00 del

US Trade- Steers

Live: 118.50-119.00 (South)
Rail: 188.00 (North)

US Trade - Heifers

Live: 118.50-119.00 (South)
Rail: 188.00 (North)

Canadian Dollar

$81.85
0.42
May 5, 2021 Checking in with ABP

Report wild boar at large in Alberta

Spot a wild boar, tracks, or rooting in a lawn or pasture? Grab your phone. The Alberta Invasive Species Council (AISC) is asking Albertans to report feral pig sightings in a new initiative aptly named “Squeal on Pigs.” Wild boar (Sus scrofa) first came to Alberta in the late 1900s as livestock animals. Unfortunately, over…

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April 30, 2021 Checking in with ABP

Watch ABP’s April Producer Town Hall

In lieu of in-person gatherings, and in an effort to provide updates on industry issues and current projects, Alberta Beef Producers (ABP) hosted a virtual Producer Town Hall this week, via Zoom. The Producer Town Hall provided updates on the ABP elections and Annual General Meeting, the May issue of the ABP magazine, upcoming communications…

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April 29, 2021 Checking in with ABP

ABP honours Soderglen South with 2021 Environmental Stewardship Award

Alberta Beef Producers (ABP) is pleased to present Scott and Elan Lees of Soderglen South with the 2021 Environmental Stewardship Award for their outstanding commitment to environmentally sustainable beef production. Each year, ABP recognizes leaders in the cattle industry for demonstrating sound environmental stewardship practices that contribute to the land while improving productivity and profitability.  Soderglen South is comprised of two ranches located in…

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April 27, 2021 Checking in with ABP

ABP’s 2020 marketing efforts in a ‘Sizzle Reel’

Every year, Alberta Beef Producers works hard to promote Alberta beef to the public. Last year was no exception. In 2020 ABP launched a new website, and “Flavour of Alberta” brand campaign. The campaign highlighted different cuts by name, on a background that featured evocative photography to bring the taste, smell, and texture of cooking…

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April 13, 2021 Checking in with ABP

Check-off at Work | CCA co-hosts UN Food Summit dialogue

Later this month, the Canadian Cattlemen’s Association (CCA) joins the Nature Conservancy Canada (NCC) in hosting a virtual conversation series in anticipation of the upcoming United Nations Food Systems Summit. The Summit will be an influential policy discussion and CCA wants to ensure Canada’s livestock sector is part of the narrative. This dialogue, entitled Grazing…

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April 13, 2021 Checking in with ABP

Check-off at Work | Canada Beef new look website

It’s time for a website refresh. Canada Beef’s website is popular with customers and industry members with over 869,000 users a year. Over half (52%) of the website traffic comes from online searches with Google as the number one search engine used. In terms of demographics, the largest age group of users are aged 25…

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May 5, 2021 Checking in with ABP

Report wild boar at large in Alberta

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Emergency Preparedness Week — Schedule time to review your farm's plan

May 4, 2021 Trailblazers

University of Alberta announces BCRC-Hays Chair

Cattle Report

Updated: 05/05/2021

Steers

Live: ---
Rail: 265.00 del

Heifers

Live: ---
Rail: 265.00 del

Choice Steers

Live: 118.50-119.00 (South)
Rail: 188.00 (North)

Choice Heifers

Live: 118.50-119.00 (South)
Rail: 188.00 (North)

Boner Cows

Over 500 lbs: US$ 135.67

Canadian Dollar

$81.85   0.42