Friday, November 18, 2022
Canada turns to US corn to feed as cattle as domestic barley feed prices surge
Canadian cattle ranchers have purchased more US corn to feed their livestock as domestic barley prices surge because of high demand, Bloomberg reported.
Tuesday, May 17, 2022
Canada's cattle, calf numbers down 0.5% in January
Canada's cattle inventories continued to contract at the start of 2022.
Saturday, February 5, 2022
Alberta, Canada cattle industry calls for protests to end
The Alberta Beef Producers, Alberta Cattle Feeders' Association and the Canadian Cattlemen's Association has called for a resolution to the six-day protest in the capital city of Ottawa protesting vaccine mandates for truckers at the border ...
Thursday, February 3, 2022
Philippines lifts temporary ban on cattle imports from Germany and Canada
The Philippines' The Department of Agriculture has lifted the temporary ban on cattle imports from Germany and Canada, which was imposed because of the mad cow disease cases, The Philippine Star reported.
Thursday, November 11, 2021
Alberta, Canada feeder cattle imports continue to rise
Cattle imports have been increasing annually since 2015 when only 32,172 head were imported to Canada and a mere 399 head were received in Alberta, said Jason Wood, provincial livestock market analyst with Alberta Agriculture and Forestry.
Tuesday, August 10, 2021
Quebec, Canada farm finance agency pays nearly $55 million to cattle producers
La Financière agricole du Québec, the provincial farm finance agency of Quebec, Canada, has paid nearly $55 million to producers of feeder calves, steers and slaughter cattle.
Wednesday, July 28, 2021
Canada' cattle exports drop by close to a quarter in first half of 2021
Canada's cattle exports fell by nearly a quarter in the first half of 2021, said provincial livestock market analyst Jason Wood.
Wednesday, October 7, 2020
Lactanet launches DairyTrace, Canada's dairy cattle traceability programme
Lactanet Canada announced the launch of DairyTrace, the national dairy cattle traceability programme for dairy farmers in Canada designed and built to be a centralised national system for the management of all dairy cattle traceability data ...
Friday, September 4, 2020
US and Canada's cattle slaughter see recovery even as backlogs remain
COVID-19 disruptions have created backlogs for US and Canadian cattle slaughter sector even as these sectors appear to regaining back momentum, according to the United Kingdom's Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB).
Friday, August 14, 2020
Alberta, Canada's massive cattle backlog eases
A massive cattle backlog in the beef sector of Alberta, Canada is now easing, as major meat processors increased production to pre-pandemic levels, CBC News reported.
Monday, November 18, 2019
Canada researchers continue global seaweed studies as solution to cattle methane emissions
They will pick up from studies by Australia and California researchers on a specific tropical seaweed that reduces cattle methane output by up to 80%, reported CBC Canada.
Thursday, November 7, 2019
Canada's Beef Cattle Research Council hosts free webinars until March 2020
Two upcoming sessions in November 2019 will discuss about managing pregnant cattle and how genomics are used in purebred and commercial cattle operations, reported Beef Cattle Research Council.
Saturday, February 3, 2018
Canada's live cattle imports from US at 10-year high
Canada's imports of US cattle in the nine months through November 2017 surged to a 10-year high, up almost 370%.
Monday, August 14, 2017
Canada's Ontario government supports new beef cattle research facility
August 14, 2017 Canada's Ontario government supports new beef cattle research facility The government of Ontario, Canada, is investing $12.4 million in a new beef cattle research facility which will be operated by the University of Guelph t ...
Monday, June 23, 2014
Canada's cattle slaughter may drop to lowest due to manpower shoratges
June 23, 2014 Canada's cattle slaughter may drop to lowest due to manpower shoratges   Cattle slaughter in Canada is expected to reach its lowest in almost two decades as a lack of manpower has affected production for major meatpackers incl ...

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