AB Direct - Steers

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Rail: 275.00-277.00 del

AB Direct - Heifers

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Rail: 275.00-277.00 del

US Trade- Steers

Live: 120.00 (Nebraska)
Rail: 190.00-191.00

US Trade - Heifers

Live: 120.00 (Nebraska)
Rail: 190.00-191.00

Canadian Dollar

$82.49
0.23
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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February 22, 2021 Innovation & Technology

What We’re Reading | Research shows feed additive cuts methane emissions at commercial feedlots

Canadian Cattlemen by Lisa Guenther A recent two-year trial examined the effects of 3-NOP, an additive developed by Royal DSM, in the diets of both finishing and backgrounding cattle. Recent research out of Alberta has confirmed that a novel feed additive cuts methane emissions from feedlot cattle by as much as 80 per cent, depending…

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February 19, 2021 Innovation & Technology

RDAR announces new CEO

RDAR has announced the appointment of Dr. Mark Redmond as the new Chief Executive Officer, effective March 1. Dr. Gerald Hauer has filled the role of interim CEO since the organization’s inception and will continue to assist in the transition. Dr. Redmond joins RDAR with over 25 years of experience in business, research and academics…

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February 17, 2021 Innovation & Technology

Check-off at Work | Canadian Beef Producers Make $2.9 Million Investment In Research And Technology Transfer

More than $2.9 million dollars will be invested by beef producers into new research and technology transfer projects in 2021 through the Canadian Beef Cattle Check-Off.  Proposals for twenty-nine more projects have been approved for funding by the Beef Cattle Research Council (BCRC) to advance Canada’s beef sector. Matt Bowman, BCRC Chair and a producer…

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February 17, 2021 Innovation & Technology

What We’re Reading | Soil Health Sabermetrics

Successful Farming by Bill Spiegel Billy Beane upended professional baseball in the early 1990s when he added unprecedented levels of data analysis to traditional player scouting metrics of running, fielding, throwing, hitting, and hitting for power.   The general manager of the Oakland Athletics baseball team’s use of data – called sabermetrics in baseball jargon…

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Top Stories

June 11, 2021 Issues & Insights

An overview of the JBS Foods cyberattack

June 11, 2021 Issues & Insights

Alberta investing $1 million in Eastern Slopes riparian areas

June 11, 2021 Checking in with ABP

Young Guns and the future of the beef industry

Cattle Report

Updated: 11/06/2021

Steers

Live: ---
Rail: 275.00-277.00 del

Heifers

Live: ---
Rail: 275.00-277.00 del

Choice Steers

Live: 120.00 (Nebraska)
Rail: 190.00-191.00

Choice Heifers

Live: 120.00 (Nebraska)
Rail: 190.00-191.00

Boner Cows

Over 500 lbs: US$ 139.94

Canadian Dollar

$82.49   0.23

Livestock Price Insurance Index

Expiry Fed Feeder Calf
6-Sep 140 180 -
4-Oct 142 182 200
1-Nov 142 184 198
29-Nov 140 180 196
24-Jan 154 180 198
21-Feb 152 182 208