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Volume XIII Issue 11

In This Issue...
COOL Update, Focus Continues on TPP, Canadian Beef Cattle On-Farm Biosecurity Standard Principle 4 - Educate, Plan and Record, Commentary - Gina Teel, CCA Communications Manager, More Producers Eligible for 2014 Livestock Tax Deferrals, 2014 Beef Consumption Down, but Demand Was Up, Comments Sought on Proposed Beef, Bison and Veal Carcass Grade Requirements, Canadian Cattlemen's Foundation Golf Classic, Do Antimicrobial Growth Promoters Really Improve Performance, or Just Improve Health?

Volume XIII Issue 10

In This Issue...
WTO Sides with Canada and Mexico – Finds Cool Offside a Fourth and Final Time, Industry Leaders Establish Canadian Cattlemen’s Foundation, CCA Welcomes Agrimarketing Funds to Enhance Certified Livestock Transport Program, Canadian Beef Cattle On-farm Biosecurity Standard Principle 3 - Managing Animal Health Practices, Biodiversity Crucial to Sustainable Beef Production, Grazing Management

Volume XIII Issue 9

In This Issue...
CCA Urges Canada to Join 12 Country TPP Deal, The Lobby Beat Heats up in Ottawa, Canadian Beef Cattle On-farm Biosecurity Standard:
Principle 2 - Managing the Movement of People, Vehicles, Equipment, and Tools, International Migratory Bird Day – AMP: Cattle Producers Do Their Part to Contribute to Bird Habitat Health, Consumer Demand – a Canfax Research Services Fact Sheet Sponsored by Merck Animal Health, Applications Open for Beef Researcher Mentorship Program, It’s a Wrap - Steaks for Soldiers Concludes After 8 Year Run

Volume XIII Issue 8

In This Issue...
Trans-Pacific Partnership Update, Budget 2015 positive for beef producers, agriculture, Commentary - Gina Teel, CCA Communications Manager, Canadian Beef Cattle On-farm Biosecurity Standard Principle 1 - Managing and Minimizing Animal Movement Risks, It’s a wrap: Steaks for Soldiers campaign to hold final event May 9, Defining the environmental footprint of Canadian beef production

Volume XIII Issue 7

In This Issue...
Minister announces AMR plan; Canada’s beef industry good at judicious use of antimicrobials, 2015 NBQA retail beef survey to benchmark trends in consumer satisfaction with Canadian beef, Potential for hay prices to ease in short term, but outlook uncertain as acres drop, Forage Quality

Volume XIII Issue 6

In This Issue...
CCA partakes in AAFC Asia trade mission, BSE, market prices update, CCA AGM, The Cash Advance Program improves for cattle producers due to Bill, C-18 passage, What beef producers need to know about antimicrobial use and resistance, CCA thanks its Prime Partners

Volume XIII Issue 5

In This Issue...
CCA AGM, VIP reception a success, Comprehensive workforce strategy best way to address chronic worker shortage, COOL update, CRSB responds to McDonald’s policy on antimicrobial stewardship in food animals, BeefResearch.ca expands to a more comprehensive resource

Volume XIII Issue 4

In This Issue...
COOL WTO update, Bill C-18, the Agricultural Growth Act, is now law, BSE update, BCRC - Pain Mitigation