Articles Posted in the " Livestock " Category


  • 4-H on Parade Charity steer to raise money for family who lost father/husband

    In the Fall of 2017, the community of Balzac lost a dedicated community member in Garth Bishop. In the wake of the tragedy, Stanley Jones and the Balzac Beef club decided to raise this year's 4-H on Parade charity steer and will be donating the money raised from the steer's sale to his young family. Bishop was an alumnist of the Balzac Beef Club. The steer will be auctioned off around 12 p.m. on Sunday, June 3, 2018.



  • BCRC: Don’t miss these upcoming beef events and deadlines

    Organizations across the country are continually hosting events to give you an inside look at important research and offer practical advice on how to implement new technologies, improve productivity, prevent a wreck or save costs. These events are also a good opportunity to discuss how our industry is facing opportunities and challenges, and meet leading experts and other progressive cattle producers. Registration for many events are little or no cost to producers.


  • RRC – CanFax Market Drivers Report – February

    CanFax Manager and Senior Analyst Brian Perillat talks about the strong cattle prices, profitability in the feeding sector, how demand is working through supplies and why Alberta is the feel-good story of the country in this edition of the Rural Roots Canada - CanFax Market Drivers Report.