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Hormone-free beef for European markets the next big export opportunity

Half a million cattle raised without implants will be needed to fill the 
quota in the new trade deal with the European Union

Reading Time: 4 minutes The proposed trade deal with Europe has a simple story line for Alberta cattle producers — build the herd. “To take advantage of the European agreement, we’re going to have to expand,” said John Masswohl, director of government and international relations for the Canadian Cattlemen’s Association. The Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) finalized late […] Read more