Bison prices, demand up

North Battleford sale | Producers worry higher prices may reduce demand

Attendance at the March 3 bison sale in North Battleford, Sask., was good news for Saskatchewan Bison Association president Les Kroeger. “Some of the bigger players in the marketing were there. The future looks pretty strong and the markets are holding very well,” he said. While record high bison meat prices have created optimism in […] Read more

Market suggests $4 per pound a good bison price

NORTH BATTLEFORD, Sask. — Record high bison meat prices have increased optimism in the industry while raising concerns about reduced demand due to cost. The Canadian bison industry experienced the highest prices ever for meat market animals this past year. Prices have increased from an average of $1.15 per pound hot hanging weight in 2003 […] Read more