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Cow-calf producers needed for cost-of-production initiative

Cow-calf producers needed for cost-of-production initiative

Reading Time: < 1 minute Canfax is undertaking an initiative to develop baseline cost-of-production statistics. The Canadian Cow-Calf Cost of Production Network will host 26 producer focus groups (each consisting of five to six producers in each) across Canada in 2020-21. Scenarios will be developed of what future farms could look like utilizing the Five Per Cent Rule approach of […] Read more

Canfax forum coming up

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Canfax Cattle Market Forum is fast approaching. The event, Nov. 18-19, at the Deerfoot Inn in Calgary, will feature Richard Vesta of Harmony Beef who will speak about the reopening of the beef-packing plant in Balzac. Other topics include building a consistent supply chain, a feed grain market update, supply chain risk management, and […] Read more