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
June 13, 2022 Press Releases

Alberta’s beef industry calls for labelling exemption on ground beef

Alberta Beef Producers (ABP) and the Alberta Cattle Feeders’ Associations (ACFA) are urgently requesting that Health Canada exempt ground beef from the proposed front-of-package (FOP) regulations. With record high food inflation, now is not the time to vilify a readily available and affordable, nutrient-dense source of protein. Health Canada’s proposed FOP regulations would require ground…

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May 10, 2022 Checking in with ABP

Opinion: For the common good of the cattle industry

Editor’s Note: This opinion piece was provided by an Alberta rancher for the April edition of ABP, our quarterly print magazine. I feel compelled to write in response to Will Verboven comments in the January 2022 edition of Alberta Beef Magazine. Verboven accurately states the history of ABP since its inception in the late 60s….

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May 6, 2022 Checking in with ABP

Coming together as an industry

If ever there was a time when we needed to come together as an industry, it’s now. We are stronger together, and we will need to be now to overcome the significant challenges we continue to face.  Coming together is just what we did for the ABP Annual General Meeting (AGM) in early March. The…

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April 7, 2022 Checking in with ABP

From Field to Feedlot – Animal welfare is a top priority

Five years ago, the National Cattle Feeders’ Association (NCFA), along with our federal packers, Cargill, JBS and Tyson Foods, developed the Canadian Feedlot Animal Care Assessment Program. This national feedlot program was created because our packers requested a way to develop verifiable welfare practices at feedlots, based on demands for verification from retailers. The program…

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February 3, 2022 Press Releases

ABP, ACFA, CCA Statement on Canada-U.S. Border Disruption

Calgary, AB – With the prolonged disruptions at the Canada-U.S. border crossing, Canada’s beef industry has serious concerns with supply chain challenges, including the lack of access to feed coming from the U.S. and impacts on cross border movement of cattle and meat products. Alberta Beef Producers (ABP), Alberta Cattle Feeders’ Association (ACFA), and the…

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January 20, 2022 Checking in with ABP

All for the Beef — Happy New Year and welcome to 2022

What a year we endured in 2021, but as the saying goes, “don’t look back you’re not going that way.” Of course, at ABP we do need to reflect upon our organization and industry experiences, learnings, and considerations from this past year, as that continues to be a foundation for the growth of our organization…

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August 15, 2022 Current Markets & Forecasts

Canfax Weekly Article | Report for the week of August 15, 2022

August 12, 2022 Checking in with ABP

Check-off at Work | Five strategies to stop sickness before it starts this fall 

August 11, 2022 Inspiration

What We’re Reading | More than 100 farms preparing for kickoff of Alberta Open Farm Days

Cattle Report

Updated: 18/08/2022

Steers

Live: ---
Rail: 300.00 del

Heifers

Live: ---
Rail: 300.00 del

Choice Steers

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

Choice Heifers

Live: 141.00 (TX, KN) 148.00 (NE)
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