Quebec Angus Association

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News & Announcements

Tech company partners with beef industry at Agribition

Regina / 980 CJME Logan Stein Nov 25, 2021 | 12:43 PM President of the Canadian Beef Breeds Council, Dave Sibbald, speaks to media at Agribition on Nov. 25, 2021. (Logan Stein/980 CJME) Canadian beef could be getting better. Dave Sibbald, the president of the Canadian Beef Breeds Council, announced a partnership Thursday involving an…
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Teaching the relationship between cattle and grasslands

Teaching the relationship between cattle and grasslands AITC-C interactive guide shows how ranchers, conservationists, and others are working together to protect an endangered ecosystem By Agriculture in the Classroom Canada Reading Time: < 1 minute Published: November 10, 2021 News   The AITC-C teaching guide complements a 12-minute documentary. Photo: Guardians of the Grasslands (video screengrab) Reading Time: < 1 minuteAgriculture in the…
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Canadian beef industry encourages investment in ag research to drive further methane reduction

Canadian beef industry encourages investment in ag research to drive further methane reduction By Canadian Cattlemen’s Association Reading Time: 2 minutes Published: November 9, 2021 News Photo: Canada Beef Inc. On October 11, 2021, the government of Canada confirmed its support for the Global Methane Pledge. Canada joined the United States and the European Union, who on September 17, 2021,…
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Neogen Canada will be closed for the holidays December 24-January 3

  Neogen Canada will be closed for the holidays December 24-January 3. To receive results by December 23, samples and CAA paperwork must be received at the lab by Monday, December 2. To receive results on Tuesday, January 4, samples and CAA paperwork must be received at the lab by Monday, December 13.
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Quebec Angus Association AGM

Avis de Convocation Assemblée Générale Annuelle A tous les membres de l’Association Angus du Québec, soyez avisés que l’assemblée générale annuelle de votre association aura lieu Dimanche, le 12 décembre 2021, à 13h00. DOOLY’S St-Hyacinthe 1300 Rue Daniel – Johnson O, Saint-Hyacinthe, QC J2S 7K7 Veuillez noter : que les passeports de vaccination sont requis  …
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Canadian Cattlemen’s Foundation helps bring Guardians of the Grasslands to students

Through a funding partnership with the Canadian Cattlemen’s Foundation, Agriculture in the Classroom Canada has launched a teaching guide with interactive resources to bring the short documentary, Guardians of the Grasslands, to students to explore the important role cattle play in preserving Canada’s vanishing grasslands ecosystem. Guardians of the Grasslands in the Classroom, targeted at…
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New and Improved Beef Advocacy Canada Program

Public and Stakeholder Engagement (PSE) is excited to announce the new and improved Beef Advocacy Canada, an online learning program designed to empower, equip and connect beef advocates. Through a series of five self-guided courses, participants will learn about the key concerns consumers have about beef and be equipped with the messages, tools and strategies…
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Walmart Canada is beefing up their sustainability commitments

Walmart Canada will purchase the largest known quantity of beef from CRSB certified sustainable Canadian farms and ranches ever sourced by a single retailer. Beef purchased through this commitment will support the environmental, social and economic sustainability of Canadian farmers and ranchers whose operations are certified through a third-party audited system, in accordance with sustainability…
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CANADIAN BEEF BREEDS COUNCIL ANNOUNCES NEW CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

The Canadian Beef Breeds Council (CBBC) is pleased to announce that Sandy Russell has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) effective immediately. Previously working as the Director of Business Development for CBBC’s leading initiative, the Canadian Beef Improvement Network (CBIN), Russell brings an in-depth understanding of the organization and vast experience in the Canadian…
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RDAR makes Major Investment in CBIN Genetics Data Platform to Improve Efficiency and Profitability of Cattle Producers

RDAR Supports CBIN Project On October 19, the Canadian Beef Breeds Council (CBBC), an organization that the Canadian Angus Association has long been a proud and leading member of, was proud to share the exciting announcement of support from Results Driven Agriculture Research (RDAR) for the Canadian Beef Innovation Network (CBIN) project. See the official…
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