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Beef Advocacy Canada helps producers become spokespeople for the sector.

Beef sector wants cattle producers to speak up

Beef Advocacy Canada says farmers are the best people to 
engage consumers because ‘no one knows the industry better’

Reading Time: 2 minutes Want to be an advocate for Canadian beef? There’s a program for that. Beef Advocacy Canada is about to launch a new training program for beef producers willing to be the faces — and voices — of the beef sector. “We are looking to empower advocates for the beef industry — people who are raising […] Read more

marbled piece of beef with a carving knife

SAIT and Olds College upgrade meat program facilities

Dean expects the program to more than double in capacity

Reading Time: 2 minutes In the meat and livestock industry, efficiency leads to increased productivity, which often leads to increased profitability. All three are key factors behind the SAIT meat lab renovations and the Olds College meat-processing lab equipment upgrade. SAIT originally offered a 15-week meat-cutting program strictly focused on the retail meat industry. With the addition of the […] Read more