AB Direct - Steers

Live: ---
Rail: 264.00-265.00 del

AB Direct - Heifers

Live: ---
Rail: 264.00-265.00 del

US Trade- Steers

Live: 124.00
Rail: 193.00-198.00

US Trade - Heifers

Live: 124.00
Rail: 193.00-198.00

Canadian Dollar

$78.79
0.25
March 15, 2021 Current Markets & Forecasts

Canfax Weekly Article | Report for the week of March 15, 2021

The Canfax fed steer price closed last week around $149/cwt, $1/cwt lower than the previous week. Fed prices are at their lowest point in seven weeks. Last week dressed sales were reported from $247-250/cwt FOB the lot. Cattle that traded last week were being scheduled for the week of April 5th and 12th delivery. Last…

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March 8, 2021 Current Markets & Forecasts

Canfax Weekly Article | Report for the week of March 8, 2021

Alberta direct cattle sales saw moderate volume trade last week with prices fully steady with the previous week. A handful of live steer trade was reported comparable with the previous week and the bulk of dressed trade was $254/cwt delivered. Average steer and heifer prices closed the week fully steady at $150.92 and $150.22/cwt respectively….

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March 4, 2021 Current Markets & Forecasts

How census data help Canadian farmers

With the pandemic continuing to influence how we shop and prepare meals for our families, national agriculture and sustainable local food supplies are top of mind for many of us. That’s why it is important for our farmers to have access to critical information required to make informed decisions about their operations to help feed…

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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 22, 2021 Current Markets & Forecasts

Canfax Weekly Article | Report for the week of February 22, 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 16, 2021 Current Markets & Forecasts

Canfax Weekly Article | Report for the week of February 15, 2021

Trading $0.88/cwt higher last week, weighted average steer prices set new annual highs and basis levels still remain historically strong. Competition on the cash market was supportive with both major packers getting cattle bought. Dressed sales were reported from $255-256/cwt delivered and cattle were scheduled for 2-3 week delivery. Since the beginning of the year…

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Cattle Report

Updated: 23/09/2021

Steers

Live: ---
Rail: 264.00-265.00 del

Heifers

Live: ---
Rail: 264.00-265.00 del

Choice Steers

Live: 124.00
Rail: 193.00-198.00

Choice Heifers

Live: 124.00
Rail: 193.00-198.00

Boner Cows

Over 500 lbs: US$ 135.36

Canadian Dollar

$78.79   0.25

Livestock Price Insurance Index

Expiry Fed Feeder Calf
20-Dec 152 190 -
17-Jan 158 188 -
14-Feb 160 192 -
14-Mar 158 190 -
11-Apr 164 190 -
9-May 168 196 -
6-Jun 170 202 -
Last Updated on September 23, 2021