Costco asks producers: where’s the beef?

Retailer forced to import | Meat buyer says producers need to develop the right kind of cattle to produce AAA quality

TORONTO — The shrinking of the Canadian cattle herd is being felt among major retailers. Costco Canada was the first company to exclusively sell AAA beef. The high quality product flew off shelves, but fewer cattle and a shrinking herd have made it increasingly difficult. Consequently, products from the United States and Australia are displacing […] Read more