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I love Canadian beef

Canadians’ love affair with our beef continues unabated, as shown by the latest Statistics Canada report on national beef consumption. Canadian-raised beef had an 86% share of the national beef market in 2006, proving that we love our burgers and steaks homegrown. We also ate more beef in general – whether Canadian or imported – […]

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A pioneer in live age verification

A small Northumberland County sale barn is a Canadian pioneer in live age verification of beef cattle. Members of the DeNure family, who have owned Hoard’s Station Sale Barn since 1949, hosted about 50 agricultural journalists Friday as part of the 2007 Canadian Farm Writers Federation annual conference. The sale barn, known as Hoard’s, was […]

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