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It's #BisonHumpDay - Tips and tricks to cooking Bison

Feb 21, 2018
Steak – a traditional favourite for North Americans. Who can resist the wonderful smells of weekend BBQs wafting through the air. But today’s trend is towards health conscious food choices, and beef and pork with their high cholesterol content … View Article...

A Chance To Eat Like Locals- Food Tours in Alberta

Feb 20, 2018
Our guests taste and discover why Alberta is emerging globally as as a “must-eat” food travel destination. Our province has seven signature foods: bison, beef, canola, Saskatoon berries, red fife wheat, honey and root vegetables. If you’r… View Article...

Website Feature Friday- Where To Buy Bison

Feb 16, 2018
Did you know the Canadian Bison Association website has a listing of retailers, wholesalers, restaurants and outlets to buy bison? On this Website Feature Friday, we invite you to browse the listings, and explore the many vendors in our industry! View Article...

Canadian Bison Bull Draft Catalog Now Available

Feb 14, 2018
The Canadian Bison Bull Draft Sale is coming up on March 2, 2018, in North Battleford, Saskatchewan. Bulls have been consigned from across the prairie provinces and South Dakota. View Article...

Bison with GPS collars give clues to grasslands conservation

Feb 13, 2018
Bison roam over 13,000 acres of land at Old Man on His Back Ranch, but beyond the idyllic sight are the building blocks for a three-year research project on grasslands conservation. The research project, conducted by the Nature Conservancy of Canada&hel… View Article...

Banff bison to roam free this summer in park for first time in more than a century

Feb 12, 2018
The herd of 16 bison relocated from Elk Island Park to a remote 45-acre enclosure in Banff National Park seems to be thriving at the one-year anniversary of the project. Now, the animals are getting ready to be released into the wild this summer. View Article...

Peer Group a part of farm couples key growth strategy

Feb 9, 2018
Peer Think: Brooks and Jen White have always focused on improving their management decision-making. For them, that makes a peer group a key growth strategy View Article...

Canadian Bison Bull Draft Updated Data and Pictures

Feb 7, 2018
​The final data on the Canadian Bison Bull Draft of 2017/2018 bulls has been released! View Article...

SBA Producer Meeting and the Canadian Bison Bull Draft Sale

Feb 5, 2018
Make plans to attend the Saskatchewan Bison Association meetings and Canadian Bison Bull Draft Sale in North Battleford, March 1 and 2, 2018! View Article...



Upcoming Events

Sweetheart Bison Auction, North Battleford, Saskatchewan

Feb 14, 2018
Sweetheart Bison Auction North Battleford, SK, CAN Wednesday Feb 14, 2018 Starts 11:00 AM (11:00 AM Wednesday your time zone) View Article...

January 31, 2018 – MGM Grand Genetics Bison Auction & Regular Production Auction

Jan 30, 2018
January 31, 2018 – MGM Grand Genetics Bison Auction & Regular Production Auction Semen tested bulls – Preg tested bred females – Feeder Stock View Article...

Early Bird Census Contest Winner!

Jan 19, 2018
The Canadian Bison Association is currently working on a national census of bison herds. The CBA ran a promotion, which wrapped up January 15, 2018. All census submissions up to that date were entered to win a bison leather portfolio. The lucky winner&h… View Article...

New Year's Bison Auction North Battleford, SK, CAN

Jan 16, 2018
New Year's Bison Auction North Battleford, SK, CAN Wednesday Jan 17, 2018 Starts 11:00 AM (11:00 AM Wednesday your time zone) Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers SK-16, North Battleford, SK, Canada S9A 3W8 Tel. +1(306) 445-5000 Fax. +1(306) 445-5003 View Article...

2018 National Bison Association Gold Trophy Show & Sale

Jan 12, 2018
The Gold Trophy Show and Sale (GTSS) is the premier bison auction in the U.S. For over 35 years, bison producers have brought their best bison stock to Denver’s National Western Stock Show to show and sell their animals. The sale features high qualit… View Article...

CBA 2018 Census

Jan 2, 2018
​Did you know that one of the major challenges in bison industry planning is the lack of information on the structure of the bison herd? View Article...

Kramer Auctions Bison Season Opener Sales Results

Dec 21, 2017
The Season Opener Sale held December 6, 2017 at Kramer Auctions saw solid prices on an excellent offering of bison. View Article...

Canadian Bison Bull Draft and Saskatchewan Bison Association Event Registration Now Open!

Dec 21, 2017
The registration form for the Canadian Bison Bull Draft and Saskatchewan Bison Association event in North Battleford has been released! A block of rooms has been reserved until February 15 at the Gold Eagle Lodge. View Article...

Canadian Bison Association Auction A Great Success

Nov 21, 2017
A total of 67 bison consigned by 14 bison producers from Western Canada were sold by video auction at the Canadian Bison Association’s 25th National Show and Sale in Regina. View Article...

Canadian Bison Association’s 34th Annual Convention

Oct 27, 2017
“CENTURIES OF BISON – 150 YEARS AS A COUNTRY” November 18 - 21, 2017 View Article...