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A warm climate gives Argentina cattle producers many advantages, but a government tax regime nullifies them.

Alberta rancher gets economics lesson in Argentina

Longview rancher Alex Robertson wanted to see a big global competitor for himself, but was surprised by what he found

Reading Time: 2 minutes Winter has its advantages, and Ottawa could be worse. Those were two take-aways from a recent trip to Argentina for Alberta rancher Alex Robertson. The Longview rancher was surprised to see his Argentine counterparts feeding their cattle in one coastal region even though winter there meant a “very damp” -7 C. “Their grasses don’t harden […] Read more