Beyond beef buzzwords by: Nicole Erceg

You don’t have to tell people who make their living from the land that treating it poorly is just bad business. Ranchers have been...

Animal Welfare Issues of Transportation, By Roy Lewis DVM

Animal welfare issues have been discussed and reviewed in the past. Lately, transportation of livestock has come under scrutiny. This article will offer a...

Spotlight on a feedlot career: the science behind being a nutritionist by: Alberta Cattle...

Canada’s beef cattle spend most of their lives on open pasture, but for the last few months of their lives, most move to a...

Research Plays Matchmaker with Genes and Traits by: Geoff Geddes

If you think finding the right gift for the right person is a challenge, try matching beef cattle genes with the traits they control....

Scott Brown Weekly Livestock Update, December 17 2018

Published on Dec 14, 2018 Some highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: •This week in the markets - Live cattle about steady for the...

It’s Time To Talk About Antimicrobials, By: Dr. Darrell Dalton

In 2014, the World Health Organization (WHO) recognized the increased development of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) as a global crisis. Dr Keiji Fukuda, Assistant Director-General...

Time tested by: Miranda Reiman

We’ve dubbed it the “smiling house.” On my family’s regular route through the Sandhills, there’s a lonely old place, rain and time have left the...

Know your wheat quality to maximize earnings* by: Alberta Wheat Commission

It is important to know all the factors affecting your wheat quality to ensure you are getting the maximum price for this year's crop. This...

Forage testing is important, by: Barry Potter

Forage Testing Is Important Do you test your forages each year? Knowing the nutritional value of your hay or haylage helps farm management in a...

Helping students choose careers in agriculture, by: Alberta Cattle Feeder’s Association

Canada’s farmers are experiencing a chronic labour crisis. While they struggle to find workers from a dwindling labour pool, young people leaving rural schools...
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