AB Direct - Steers

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Rail: 260.00-263.00 del

AB Direct - Heifers

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Rail: 260.00-263.00 del

US Trade- Steers

Live: 123.00-124.00 (South)
Rail: 195.00-196.00 (North)

US Trade - Heifers

Live: 123.00-124.00 (South)
Rail: 196.00-195.00 (North)

Canadian Dollar

$81.07
0.30
October 13, 2021 Health & Production

Fall Nutrition: Not a one-tub-fits-all solution

Ensuring a transition of optimal health and feed efficiency Alberta provides some of the best rangeland in the world – rolling native grasslands, wide-open spaces, and water – all crucial to raising healthy, profitable, world-class, Alberta beef. As cattle come back from summer pastures and into their fall and winter-feeding routines however, when it comes…

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October 10, 2021 Health & Production

Ag Mental Health Week running its second year

Three years after winning Farmer of the Year, and starting to speak publicly about personal experiences with depression, Peter (Pete) and Paula Hynes had a conversation that led to the start of a global initiative. It was during Farm Safety Week, when the Hynes duo realized Ireland loses more farmers to suicide than farm accidents….

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October 8, 2021 Health & Production

Accessing peer support with anonymity

A virtual platform is giving people the chance to share and support one another from anywhere, at any time, with anonymity. Togetherall started in the United Kingdom in 2007. It has since expanded into several countries, including Canada, the United States and New Zealand. “Through that, we actually have over 50 million eligible people around…

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October 5, 2021 Health & Production

What We’re Reading | Information on bale grazing

Beat costs and boost yields with bale grazing From the Beef Cattle Research Council Many Canadian producers have taken steps to extend their grazing period and provide forage for cattle outside of confinement and away from corrals. Well planned extensive wintering systems have obvious benefits for reducing on-farm labour and yardage costs, but extended grazing…

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September 29, 2021 Health & Production

Preparing for winter on a cattle operation

We have been experiencing some beautiful fall weather lately, but by now I think most of us have also had a good frost or two (you know, the kind that kicks us into high gear scrambling to get all of the things we need to get done before winter, done?). Of course, the shorter days…

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September 10, 2021 Health & Production

What We’re Reading | Tips for starting lightweight calves on feed

By Beef Cattle Research Council Many cow-calf producers from B.C. through Ontario are planning to wean and sell their calves earlier this year. Others are reluctant to sell lightweight calves into a flooded market so are thinking about retaining ownership, putting extra pounds onto lightweight calves, and selling into a more promising feeder market in early 2022.    Many factors need to be considered when preparing to feed lightweight calves  Calves face…

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Cattle Report

Updated: 22/10/2021

Steers

Live: ---
Rail: 260.00-263.00 del

Heifers

Live: ---
Rail: 260.00-263.00 del

Choice Steers

Live: 123.00-124.00 (South)
Rail: 195.00-196.00 (North)

Choice Heifers

Live: 123.00-124.00 (South)
Rail: 196.00-195.00 (North)

Boner Cows

Over 500 lbs: US$ 128.66

Canadian Dollar

$81.07   0.30

Livestock Price Insurance Index

Expiry Fed Feeder Calf
17-Jan 156 182 -
14-Feb 158 186 -
14-Mar 158 186 -
11-Apr 162 186 -
9-May 164 192 -
6-Jun 166 200 -
4-Jul 162 - -
Last Updated on October 21, 2021