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Marion Popkin, a rabbit producer, outlined some of the challenges faced by the industry at the Alberta Farm Animal Care’s Livestock Care conference.

Increasing demand has Alberta’s rabbit industry hopping along

But the sector could be expanding more rapidly if there were more slaughter capacity

The rabbit industry is moving more like the tortoise than the hare — but with good reason. “Because rabbits are small, they lend themselves to surviving in unhygienic and unsatisfactory conditions for them,” Marion Popkin, a member of the Alberta Rabbit Producers Association, said at the recent Livestock Care conference hosted by Alberta Farm Animal […] Read more