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

  • Sustainability

    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.

  • Advocacy

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

  • The national voice of Canada’s 60,000 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.

    Latest News

    September 5, 2019

    Joint News Release: Red Meat Industry Seeks Government Action Over China Situation

    Ottawa, ON - The cost of the “temporary suspension” of Canadian pork and beef exports to China imposed on June 25 is approaching $100 million...

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    October 7, 2019

    Volume XXIII Issue 1

    In This Issue...
    National Beef Industry Strategy 2020-2024 released, CCA Past President Dan Darling takes the helm of CAFTA, CETA not delivering for Canadian agri-food exporters, Proposed amendment to beef, bison, and veal carcass grade requirements posted for public comment, #FairCattleMarkets & mCOOL, Panel delves into the producer benefits from pending ecosystem markets, CRSB Certified train gaining momentum, Registration open for the 2019/20 BCRC webinar series, CRSB AGM round-up

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