Canfax report

This cattle market information is selected from the weekly report from Canfax, a division of the Canadian Cattlemen’s Association. More market information, analysis and statistics are available by becoming a Canfax subscriber by calling 403-275-5110 or at www.canfax.ca. Fed doldrums continue This is the first time since October 2012 that fed prices have averaged below […] Read more

Canfax report

This cattle market information is selected from the weekly report from Canfax, a division of the Canadian Cattlemen’s Association. More market information, analysis and statistics are available by becoming a Canfax subscriber by calling 403-275-5110 or at www.canfax.ca. Steers lowest since 2012 Alberta direct cattle sales saw very light trade last week, and the market […] Read more

Canfax report

This cattle market information is selected from the weekly report from Canfax, a division of the Canadian Cattlemen’s Association. More market information, analysis and statistics are available by becoming a Canfax subscriber by calling 403-275-5110 or at www.canfax.ca. No winners It’s a market situation where no one wins. Packing plants can’t process cattle, or are […] Read more


Canfax report

This cattle market information is selected from the weekly report from Canfax, a division of the Canadian Cattlemen’s Association. More market information, analysis and statistics are available by becoming a Canfax subscriber by calling 403-275-5110 or at www.canfax.ca. Fed prices plummet Alberta direct cattle sales saw moderate to active mid-week trade, but the market incurred […] Read more

Canfax report

Prices drop again Alberta direct cattle sales saw light to moderate volume trade last week, and weighted average prices slipped $5 and $4 per hundredweight lower than the previous week for steers and heifers, respectively. Steers averaged $143.65 and heifers $141.73 per cwt. With a short trading week due to the Good Friday holiday, buying […] Read more


Canfax report

This cattle market information is selected from the weekly report from Canfax, a division of the Canadian Cattlemen’s Association. More market information, analysis and statistics are available by becoming a Canfax subscriber by calling 403-275-5110 or at www.canfax.ca. Fed prices drop COVID-19 volatility continued to plague markets last week, and average fed prices trended sharply […] Read more

Canfax report

Fed cattle volatility Fed cattle prices have exhibited considerable volatility in this quarter. From the beginning of January to mid-March, prices had dropped $22 per hundredweight, but unexpected demand due to the COVID-19 virus has encouraged consumers to buy more beef. Fed prices rebounded $17 per cwt. in two weeks. Cattle that were being held […] Read more

Canfax report

This cattle market information is selected from the weekly report from Canfax, a division of the Canadian Cattlemen’s Association. More market information, analysis and statistics are available by becoming a Canfax subscriber by calling 403-275-5110 or at www.canfax.ca. Futures close higher United States cut-out values rebounded to a multi-year high last week, as the beef […] Read more


Canfax report

This cattle market information is selected from the weekly report from Canfax, a division of the Canadian Cattlemen’s Association. More market information, analysis and statistics are available by becoming a Canfax subscriber by calling 403-275-5110 or at www.canfax.ca. Fed market takes a hit Weighted average steer prices closed $5.75 per hundredweight lower to average $141.54 […] Read more

Canfax report

This cattle market information is selected from the weekly report from Canfax, a division of the Canadian Cattlemen’s Association. More market information, analysis and statistics are available by becoming a Canfax subscriber by calling 403-275-5110 or at www.canfax.ca. Virus concerns stall market The Alberta fed market struggled again last week as financial markets and commodities […] Read more