AB Direct - Steers

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Rail: 349.00-355.50 FOB lot (last week)

AB Direct - Heifers

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US Trade- Steers

Live: 163.00 (TX, KN) last week
Rail: 264.00-265.00 (IA, NE) last week

US Trade - Heifers

Live: 163.00 (TX, KN) last week
Rail: 264.00-265.00 (IA, NE) last week

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January 11, 2022 Checking in with ABP

Introducing The Bovine — ABP’s inaugural podcast

Today, we’re launching our first episode of The Bovine, a podcast that shares the latest industry news to the comfort of your chore tractor, on your walks through the heifer pens, or to your favourite arm chair. In an effort to connect Alberta’s beef industry and share some of the work happening at Alberta Beef…

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November 2, 2021 Business Tools

Rein’vigor’ate your herd

Is the vigor of your cattle herd waning? The genetic vigor, that is.  It might be time to dig deeper than hide color to discover the actual genetic makeup, and then to refresh, the heterosis of your herd.  The what?  ‘Heterosis’ is the science term for the Hybrid Vigor factor, and while its known benefits…

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October 18, 2021 Business Tools

Genomics-enhanced genetic management trial looking for participants

Managing herd genetics is difficult without the right tools, and even harder when you produce crossbred cattle. Optimizing herd genetics The first part to optimizing herd genetics is selecting sires/dams with the best genes. This can be achieved by purchasing breeding stock that have the best estimated progeny differences (EPDs). However, EPDs can have low…

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March 27, 2023 Issues & Insights

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Celebrating 25 Years | Canada's traceability pioneers

Cattle Report

Updated: 27/03/2023

Steers

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Rail: 349.00-355.50 FOB lot (last week)

Heifers

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Choice Steers

Live: 163.00 (TX, KN) last week
Rail: 264.00-265.00 (IA, NE) last week

Choice Heifers

Live: 163.00 (TX, KN) last week
Rail: 264.00-265.00 (IA, NE) last week

Boner Cows

Over 500 lbs: US$ 187.84

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Livestock Price Insurance Index

Expiry Fed Feeder Calf
19-Jun-23 212 278 -
17-Jul-23 206 - -
14-Aug-23 204 274 -
11-Sep-23 202 280 -
9-Oct-23 204 286 310
6-Nov-23 204 286 308
4-Dec-23 202 276 302
Last Updated on March 23, 2023