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April 21, 2021 Innovation & Technology

Emissions Reduction Alberta commits $33 million to tech innovations

Photo: Supplied by ERA Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA) is committing $33 million to 17 technology innovation projects in the province, through the Food, Farming, and Forestry Challenge. The technologies selected are all in pilot, demonstration, or first-of-kind commercial deployment stage, and include six projects in the agriculture and agri-food sector, with five directly applicable to…

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March 30, 2021 Innovation & Technology

CBIC returns for another virtual event Aug 31-Sept 2, 2021

Canada’s national beef conference will be hosting the industry virtually for the second year in a row! CBIC has moved a few weeks later and will be hosted from August 31 – September 2, 2021, with more details being released in the upcoming months.  Each day will host a variety of sessions/courses and will give…

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March 23, 2021 Innovation & Technology

What We’re Reading | Decision tool will help protect beef herds from Johne’s disease

University of Saskatchewan WCVM Today by Lianne Price Johne’s disease is an incurable enteric disease caused by the bacterium Mycobacterium avium spp. paratuberculosis. The pathogen causes extreme diarrhea with severe weight loss resulting in death. Over 67 per cent of Canada’s dairy herds are infected with this chronic infectious disease, which spread quickly throughout dairy herds as…

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March 16, 2021 Innovation & Technology

Pilot project aims to demonstrate grasslands’ carbon-storing power

A new pilot project has been launched to help conserve native grasslands, one of the most endangered ecosystems in Canada, which remain under pressure from development. The “Retaining Canada’s Grasslands Using Carbon Offset Markets” is a two-year pilot that will allow landowners and ranchers to generate carbon offsets for carbon stored in conserved grasslands in…

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March 10, 2021 Innovation & Technology

What We’re Reading | Moo-ving carbon: Cattle and the biogenic carbon cycle

Planet of Plenty by Lauren Harris For years, cattle have carried the weight of the world in the climate change story — viewed as a major source of greenhouse gas emissions due to the methane they belch as well as digesting certain foods. While it’s true that beef cattle and dairy cows create methane, we need to…

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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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May 5, 2021 Checking in with ABP

Report wild boar at large in Alberta

May 5, 2021 Issues & Insights

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

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Rail: 265.00 del

Heifers

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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