AB Direct - Steers

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Rail: 300.00-305.00 del

AB Direct - Heifers

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Rail: 300.00-305.00 del

US Trade- Steers

Live: 143.00 (TX, KN) 145.00 (NE)
Rail: 225.00-233.00 (IA, NE)

US Trade - Heifers

Live: 143.00 (TX, KN) 145.00 (NE)
Rail: 225.00-233.00 (IA, NE)

Canadian Dollar

$73.20
0.27
September 8, 2022 Checking in with ABP

Ducks Unlimited Canada partners with Alberta growers through Marginal Areas Program

Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC) is partnering with farmers and ranchers in Alberta to increase profitability on marginal land. Through the new Marginal Areas Program (MAP), DUC is supporting pollinator habitat and biodiversity, the development of buffer zones, and more. The program offers $125/acre to seed challenging areas to perennial species, as well as a pollinator-friendly…

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September 6, 2022 Current Markets & Forecasts

Canfax Weekly Article | Report for the week of September 5, 2022

Western Canadian fed markets continue to grind higher, setting new annual highs. Prices have been higher in eight out of the past nine weeks, gaining $6/cwt over that time frame. Dressed sales were reported from $302-304/cwt delivered, cattle that traded were being scheduled for late September/early October delivery. Western Canadian B4 grade cattle (dark cutters)…

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September 1, 2022 Checking in with ABP

Initial regions for Livestock Tax Deferral provision announced

The Government of Canada has declared the initial regions eligible for the Livestock Tax Deferral provision for 2022, including a large portion of Central and Southern Alberta. “Canada’s producers continue to show remarkable resilience as they face challenges and uncertainty due to extreme weather conditions,” says Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Marie-Claude Bibeau. “Designation of…

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September 1, 2022 Checking in with ABP

A message from the Canadian Beef Check-Off Agency

It is my privilege to have been elected Chair of the Canadian Beef Check-Off Agency in August following our AGM. As a beef producer, I know how important it is to have strong representation on our national boards, and I am confident I can bring the voice of Canadian producers to the table. I have…

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August 29, 2022 Current Markets & Forecasts

Canfax Weekly Article | Report for the week of August 29, 2022

The Canfax fed steer and heifer price closed around $179/cwt $0.50/cwt higher than the previous week. Last week, dressed sales were reported from $298.50-300.50/cwt FOB the lot.  Lift times were all over the map depending on who bought the cattle. Two packers were buying for September delivery while the other packer was buying cattle for…

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August 25, 2022 Checking in with ABP

Fall Vaccination Checklist

Fall is coming, it’s time to talk to your veterinarian to discuss a vaccination program that prevents and controls disease risks in the herd, including cows, calves, and bulls. (Don’t forget the bulls!) Core vaccines to discuss include, but are not limited to: IBR, BVD, BRSV, and Clostridial species (BRD may also be recommended). BCRC:…

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September 29, 2022 Checking in with ABP

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September 26, 2022 Current Markets & Forecasts

Canfax Weekly Article | Report for the week of September 26, 2022

Cattle Report

Updated: 28/09/2022

Steers

Live: ---
Rail: 300.00-305.00 del

Heifers

Live: ---
Rail: 300.00-305.00 del

Choice Steers

Live: 143.00 (TX, KN) 145.00 (NE)
Rail: 225.00-233.00 (IA, NE)

Choice Heifers

Live: 143.00 (TX, KN) 145.00 (NE)
Rail: 225.00-233.00 (IA, NE)

Boner Cows

Over 500 lbs: US$ 166.63

Canadian Dollar

$73.20   0.27

Livestock Price Insurance Index

Expiry Fed Feeder Calf
19`-Dec 186 230 -
16-Jan 192 230 -
13-Feb 194 234 -
13-Mar 192 236 -
10-Apr 198 238 -
8-May 202 244 -
5-Jun 208 252 -
Last Updated on September 22, 2022