Tuesday, April 9, 2024
Cargill to renew credit for certified beef producers in Canada
Cargill decided to renew a minimum $400 credit for beef producers certified with the Canadian Roundtable for Sustainable Beef (CRSB).
Thursday, January 25, 2024
Australia's agriculture department backs allowing Canada to apply for market access for fresh beef
A draft review by Australia's Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry has recommended that Canada be added to the list of countries that can apply to Australia for market access for fresh beef.
Tuesday, October 24, 2023
New partnership aims to enhance transparency in Canada's certified sustainable beef system
A collaboration between Cargill and the Canadian Cattle Identification Agency (CCIA) is set to bring greater transparency to Canada's certified sustainable beef system, which aims to identify areas in the Canadian beef supply chain where ca ...
Monday, September 25, 2023
Wildfires, drought put British Columbia, Canada beef producers in precarious position
Beef producers in British Columbia, Canada, are dealing with the most destructive wildfire season in the province's history and are tallying their losses in terms of cattle and infrastructure such as fences, said an industry leader.
Tuesday, August 29, 2023
Barn fire causes death of over 200 beef cattle in Ontario, Canada township
Over 200 beef cattle have died in a barn fire in Wellington North township, Ontario, Canada, CBC reported on August 28.
Monday, August 21, 2023
Studies to look into impact of beef and dairy production on producers in Canada
The University of Manitoba is running three studies on the impact of beef and dairy production on producers in Canada, including those in Ontario.
Monday, July 17, 2023
Canada invests US$9.1 million in research to enhance sustainability in beef industry
The Canadian federal government has allocated over CAD 12 million (~US$9.1 million; CAD 1 = US$0.76) to the Canadian Cattle Association (CCA) as part of a CAD 21.7 million (~US$16.5 million) initiative to promote environmental and economic ...
Wednesday, June 28, 2023
Canada's beef imports from Europe decrease, while exports show promise
In a notable shift from the past five years, Canada is witnessing a decline in its beef imports from Europe this year, but exports have increased, SaskToday reported.
Tuesday, May 2, 2023
Canada's pork, beef and poultry products now permitted to access Guatemala
Canada's Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Marie-Claude Bibeau, announced on April 28 that the country has regained market access to Guatemala for Canadian pork, beef and poultry products.
Tuesday, May 2, 2023
Iraq now open to Canada's frozen beef products from calves under 30 months old
Canadian frozen beef products from calves under 30 months old can now be sold to Iraq.
Tuesday, March 28, 2023
Japan abrogates remaining restrictions on Canada's beef
Japan is lifting the last of its restrictions on Canadian beef, 20 years after bovine spongiform encephalopathy, often called mad cow disease, devastated the country's cattle industry.
Wednesday, May 25, 2022
Farm Credit Canada to provide incentive for certified beef producers
Farm Credit Canada (FCC) is providing an incentive to attract and recognise Canadian beef producers certified for standards set by the Canadian Roundtable for Sustainable Beef (CRSB).
Wednesday, May 4, 2022
JBS Food Canada in agreement with TrustBIX to grow sustainable beef production
TrustBIX Inc. announced the signing of a master services agreement with JBS Food Canada ULC on April 28.
Friday, April 29, 2022
Canada invests up to US$2.8 million to support beef industry
Marie-Claude Bibeau, Canada's Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, announced that the government will invest up to CND 3.6 million (~US$2.8 million; CND 1 = US$0.78) to ensure the beef industry has the tools it needs to capture new export ...
Thursday, March 31, 2022
Canada's four biggest meatpackers allegedly price-fixing beef for years
Canada's four biggest meatpackers, Cargill, JBS USA, Tyson Foods, and National Beef Packing Company, have been sued by non-profit consumer organisation Option consommateurs for allegedly price-fixing beef by restricting competition related ...

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