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Slaughter volumes down as Canadian herd numbers dwindle

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

Reading Time: 2 minutes 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