The latest edition of The News Feed is now online. The featured articles include the announcement by Loblaw Companies Ltd. to expand its commitment to sustainable beef sourcing. Loblaw plans to purchase three million additional pounds of beef sourced from Canadian Roundtable for Sustainable Beef certified farms and ranches.
To help increase consumer interest in the primary producer, a feedlot in Ontario and a ranch in Alberta hosted social media influencers for tours of the beef operations. It proved to be an eye-opening experience for all parties involved.
And last May, a survey was conducted to better understand Ontario feedlot practices and feed industry advice, particularly around feeding management and incoming cattle. This edition of The News Feed highlights the results of three key survey questions.
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