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US Trade- Steers

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Rail: 225.00-232.00 (NE, IA) Last week

US Trade - Heifers

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June 5, 2022 Checking in with ABP

What We’re Watching | Preserving the Canadian grasslands

Via Better Living TV Canada For hundreds of years, the Canadian grassland has been home to a cycle of harvest & restoration. Years ago, the bison would live, traverse, eat and thrive in the venerable Canadian grasslands; a true partnership of nature, where both animal & environment flourished. In our modern life, this legacy lives…

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May 24, 2022 Business Tools

FCC customers receive payment for CRSB Certification

In a new program, Farm Credit Canada (FCC) is supporting Canadian beef producers certified by the Canadian Roundtable for Sustainable Beef (CRSB). “Canadian producers are already expert stewards of the land and livestock, and the beef sector has been a leader in demonstrating their sustainable practices through the CRSB,” said Todd Klink, FCC’s vice-president of…

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July 17, 2021 Checking in with ABP

Seeking producer feedback on CRSB Framework

Thanks to those of you who participated in the CRSB’s workshop on June 16 for the Consultation on the Certified Sustainable Beef Framework. We appreciate your contributions to our conversations on new trends and ways to improve the Framework.  Canadian Beef Industry sets ambitious goals for 2030 As part of the engagement process in our…

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June 12, 2021 Trailblazers

What We’re Reading | Chop Steakhouse & Bar expands its commitment to beef sustainability

Further demonstrating its proud support of Canadian farmers and ranchers  June 10, 2021, Vancouver, B.C. – Today, Chop Steakhouse & Bar expands its commitment to beef sustainability, becoming the first full-service restaurant chain to offer steaks featuring certification that recognizes sustainable beef practices. As the first full-service restaurant in Canada with a beef sustainability claim…

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May 10, 2021 Issues & Insights

Walmart launching certified sustainable beef options

Just in time for barbecue season, Walmart Canada has announced it is now sourcing beef from certified sustainable operations, under standards set by the Canadian Roundtable for Sustainable Beef (CRSB). This season, Your Fresh Market brand beef patties will begin to show a sustainability certification label on each package, a first for Canadian retailers. “Walmart…

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February 22, 2021 Business Tools

Ducks launches new farmer-focused website

Site aligns with industry vision for sustainable agriculture Farmers looking for practical solutions to make their operations more sustainable have a new resource to turn to with Ducks Unlimited Canada’s (DUC) – ag.ducks.ca – a new website that builds on DUC’s long-time relationship with the agricultural industry. The new website is easy to navigate and…

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August 8, 2022 Current Markets & Forecasts

Canfax Weekly Article | Report for the week of August 8, 2022

August 5, 2022 Checking in with ABP

July Auction Market Update

August 2, 2022 Issues & Insights

What We're Reading | Optimism has returned with the rains for the cattle sector

Cattle Report

Updated: 08/08/2022

Steers

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Heifers

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Choice Steers

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Choice Heifers

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Rail: 225.00-232.00 (NE, IA) Last week

Boner Cows

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Livestock Price Insurance Index

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28-Nov 172 222 -
23-Jan 184 224 -
20-Feb 184 226 -
20-Mar 184 228 -
17-Apr 192 228 -
Last Updated on August 4, 2022