Home Featured Beef News

Featured Beef News

VBP+ welcomes $602,250 CAP funding to support program advancement

Source: Beef Cattle Research Council The Verified Beef Production Plus (VBP+) program, under the umbrella of the Beef Cattle Research Council, a division of the...

Government of Canada Investing in the Future of Canadian Beef

Source: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Today, Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, attended the Calgary Stampede where she announced an investment of $8.3 million...

China update

Source: Canadian Cattlemen’s Association The Canadian Cattlemen’s Association (CCA) has met with the federal Agriculture and Agri-Food and International Trade Ministers regarding the suspension of...

Livestock Identification and Traceability Program (TRACE) – Regulatory Update. N° 6 July 1, 2019

Source: Canadian Food Inspection Agency Topic: Information accompanying animals The objective of the TRACE Newsletter is to provide an overview of progress on proposed amendments to...

Consider creep feeding calves for the grazing season

Source: Alberta Agriculture and Forestry “Stress on plants from last summer and fall, as well as this spring’s weather across most of Alberta has slowed...

Livestock Identification and Traceability Program (TRACE) – Regulatory Update. N° 5 June 1 st...

Source: Canadian Food Inspection Agency Topic: Reporting Animal Movements The objective of the TRACE Newsletter is to provide an overview of progress on proposed amendments to...

CCA Statement: CCA congratulates the Government of Canada for advancing CUSMA ratification process

Source: Canadian Cattlemen’s Association The Canadian Cattlemen’s Association (CCA) applauds the Government of Canada for implementing legislation towards the ratification of the Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement...

Japan lifts age restriction on Canadian beef, access for OTM beef achieved

Source: Canadian Cattlemen’s Association Expanded access for Canadian beef to the Japanese market has been achieved as Japan has lifted its over 30-month (OTM) age...

New mobile application for veterinarians and producers takes the guesswork out of deworming cattle

What is the recommended dose of fenbendazole for an individual animal, based on its weight? How much fenbendazole will it take to treat a...

Mexico, Canada, U.S. producer groups urge leaders to ratify USMCA

Source: Canadian Cattlemen’s Association Canadian Cattlemen’s Association (CCA) President David Haywood-Farmer and officer Reg Schellenberg attended the annual general assembly of the Confederación Nacional de...