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    Providing for Canadian cattle through the best of established knowledge, new experience, and innovation.

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    Working to improve environmental, social and economic sustainability in Canada’s cattle industry.

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    Maximizing cattle producers’ returns through access to markets.

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    Pursuing meaningful change on issues of concern to Canada`s beef producers.

  • The national voice of Canada’s 68,500 beef farms


    The Canadian Cattlemen's Association (CCA) structure represents every phase of the production system; the purebred, cow/calf, backgrounding and feedlot sectors. Our association was founded by producers and is led by a producer-elected board of directors from across Canada.

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    May 1, 2016

    CCA Statement - Canadian animal care regulations and standards among the best

    Calgary, AB – Canadian animal care regulations and standards, including the Code of Practice for the Care and Handling of Beef Cattle, can stand up...

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    May 2, 2016

    Volume XV Issue X

    In This Issue...
    CCA joins Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Minister on Asia mission, CETA Update, Issues Management Monthly: Proper animal care and welfare is paramount in the beef industry, Beef execs praise TPP benefits at Standing Committee on International Trade hearing, Opportunities and Challenges in the Expansion Phase - a Canfax Research Services Fact Sheet sponsored by Merck Animal Health, Canadian Beef Industry Conference promises an unparalleled experience, CYL announces semi-finalists for 2016 program, Industry mentorship available for upcoming and new applied researchers

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