Tag: Alberta Beef Producers

Know a Creative, Albertan Youth? ABP Young Guns Contest is Now Open

Exciting news for youth aged 8-21 in Alberta’s beef industry! If you’re involved in Beef 4-H, junior cattle shows or beef production, you’re eligible to apply for the Alberta Beef Producers’ (ABP) “Young Guns Contest.” The contest, running until May 30, 2014, is looking for applicants to identify what they see as the biggest challenge… Read more »

NCBA10 – Two Producers Trying to Make a Difference for the Cattle Industry

Being someone that has served on boards for a couple different agricultural associations, I respect people that commit the time necessary to make a difference.  Whatever your beef politics are it is important to understand the work that happens behind the scenes.  Trying to run your own business and also commit the time to cattle… Read more »

Alberta Legislation Changes Checkoff Rules

If you don’t follow the beef industry very closely then you have been missing the battle of the beef check off dollars.  Traditionally all the check off dollars have gone to the Alberta Beef Producers but there was growing dissent within the industry as to what the ABP was doing with that money for the… Read more »