AB Direct - Steers

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Rail: 300.00 del

AB Direct - Heifers

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Rail: 300.00 del

US Trade- Steers

Live: 141.00 (TX, KN) 148.00 (NE)
Rail: 230.00-238.00 (NE, IA)

US Trade - Heifers

Live: 141.00 (TX, KN) 148.00 (NE)
Rail: 230.00-238.00 (NE, IA)

Canadian Dollar

$77.36
0.14
Sheila Hillmer, currently a Director with Alberta Beef Producers, stands with son Keeley on their family farm near Del Bonita, Alberta.
September 2, 2021 Issues & Insights

What We’re Reading | Relief money is coming soon, but the pain will be long lasting

By Alexis Kienlen, Alberta Farmer Express

The first drought relief payment of $94 per head should be in the hands of cattle producers soon.

Alberta Beef Producers has been working with the provincial crop insurer to get the drought relief money out as quickly as possible, said general manager Brad Dubeau.

“We’re continuing to work with Agriculture Financial Services Corporation very, very closely,” said Dubeau, adding the organization will hold an online town hall as soon as details on the application process are available.

“We are working as hard as we can to act as fast as we can to get a program that works for as many producers as possible.”

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‘What We’re Reading’ is a quick look at some of the issues and insights Alberta Beef Producers’ content creators and editors are reading to stay up-to-date, to broaden perspectives, and to explore issues relevant to the agriculture industry.

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Live: 141.00 (TX, KN) 148.00 (NE)
Rail: 230.00-238.00 (NE, IA)

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Rail: 230.00-238.00 (NE, IA)

Boner Cows

Over 500 lbs: US$ 173.84

Canadian Dollar

$77.36   0.14

Livestock Price Insurance Index

Expiry Fed Feeder Calf
7-Nov 174 226 -
5-Decv 174 222 -
30-Jan 184 226 -
27-Feb 182 226 -
27-Mar 188 230 -
24-Apr 192 230 -
Last Updated on August 11, 2022