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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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    June 15, 2016

    Verified Beef Production Plus Program officially launched

    After months of hearing about the benefits of the Verified Beef Production Plus (VBP+) program, producers can now see for themselves how validating their sustainable...

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    June 13, 2016

    Volume XVI Issue 1

    In This Issue...
    CCA strategies to further reduce GHG impacts of beef production shared at climate consultation, 2015 beef consumption, expenditures and demand, Issues Management Monthly: Environmental Impacts of Cattle, Food Aid Day raises $120,000 for Ottawa Food Bank beef program, Career Opportunity - Program Coordinator, Bov-innovation Workshop to provide beef producers with a unique extension experience

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