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Industry takes stock of achievements guided by the National Beef Strategy

Calgary, AB – The Canadian Beef Advisors today released a status update on the 2015-19 National Beef Strategy. The report summarizes progress towards achieving the outcomes outlined in the Strategy since its launch. As of June 2018, 15% of outcomes have been completed; 5% are in progress (have an end); 61% are ongoing (and expected to continue); 7% have not been started (primarily due to funding constraints); 8% need modification; and 5% have mixed status (due to multiple objectives at different stages).

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Where Your Food Comes From  recognized by CRSB as a Certification Body to do combined CRSB/PAACO Audits for Canadian Feedlot Producers

October 1, 2018

Why become certified to both CRSB and PAACO?

Cargill currently has a Canadian Beef Sustainability Acceleration Pilot Project: http://cbsapilot.ca/ in collaboration with McDonalds, Loblaws, and other retailers/food services which you can participate in and receive premiums for your fed cattle. Cargill recognizes the combined CRSB/PAACO audits as does JBS and Tyson Foods. Producers now benefit from a single credible, combined audit recognized by all three federal processors and Canadian retailers.

For further information, please contact:

Doug Stanton
Where Your Food Comes From
Phone: 1-866-395-5883

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