Beef Market Update – 2013 Brought Some Big Changes From Start to Finish

Change is constant. The year of 2013 has brought significant changes to the market conditions for feedyard operators and ranchers across Canada. Not only have prices for fats and feeders risen, but the Canadian Dollar and feed prices have dropped lower. When you add all this up it means that margins for producers are in a much better position that this time a year a ago.

Enjoy the latest edition of the Beef Market Update with Anne Wasko, which is brought to you Agriculture More Than Ever

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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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