Prices for cull cows are down slightly this fall, but are still fetching a higher-than-usual premium, says provincial livestock market analyst Jason Wood. Cull cow prices averaged $85.50 per cwt in September (down $4.50 from August) and were just 16 cents lower than that in the first half of October. However, during the week of […] Read more
Another team of University of Alberta researchers is conducting a survey to gather information regarding producers’ current knowledge about transporting cull cattle and what factors influence their decisions to cull cattle. The survey was developed by students in the animal health/animal science program and Alberta Farm Animal Care. The survey information will be used for […] Read more
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