Alberta Government Releases Age Verification Incentive Program to Increase Compliance

Last week the Alberta government released the information on a new age verification incentive program. Outside of Quebec, Alberta is the only province to have mandatory age verification. The data shows that even though the process is mandatory below 70% are actually getting RFID tagged. This is concerning to the province and required a response.

In the below interview I talk to Chuck MacLean, Chairman of the Alberta Beef Producers about the new Alberta Government program and what will mean for the age verification of cattle in Alberta. I also asked Chuck about the mandatory rules and what is the Alberta Beef Producers position.

If you cannot see the below interview with Chuck MacLean please click here

 

Shaun Haney

Shaun grew up on a family seed farm in Southern Alberta. Haney Farms produces, conditions and retails wheat, barley, canola and corn seed. Shaun Haney is the founder of RealAgriculture.com. @shaunhaney

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