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Slaughter volumes down as Canadian herd numbers dwindle

Modernizing of regulations governing grade standards will take at least two years

As predicted, fed slaughter graded volume decreased in 2013. But what is interesting is the non-fed graded volume increased (non-fed being mostly cows) to compensate for the fed slaughter decrease. This increase of non-fed slaughter does not bode well for the future as it means there are going to be fewer breeding cows in the […] Read more