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Find It Friday- Research and Publications on the CBA Website

Apr 20, 2018
The CBA has been working hard to build the most comprehensive and up to date collection of resources for producers and consumers. We are privileged to have partnerships with researchers and institutes that share their work. Follow this link to the&hellip… View Article...

A Look Back- Fort St. John bison tops CWA sale Tuesday

Apr 20, 2018
As we gear up for another Canadian National Show & Sale, I thought it would be fun to look at the Western Producer report from 2017. A two-year-old bison bull consigned by XY Bison Ranch from Fort St. John, B.C. topped the Canadian National bison sale… View Article...

WEEKEND GETAWAY: Enjoy a unique getaway at bison ranch

Apr 18, 2018
Elkhead Ranch has a lot of history, scenic views and roaming bison and elk. It’s an adventure for those who enjoy spending time enjoying nature and wildlife. View Article...

Call to High School Students-Represent the Bison Industry!

Apr 18, 2018
The Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture will select and send two Saskatchewan students and their teacher/mentor to represent the province at the 24th annual Global Youth Institute from October 17-20, 2018, in Des Moines, Iowa. Each year, more than 200&he… View Article...

Clostridial disease is fatal in bison, so prevention is vital

Apr 16, 2018
Most clostridial diseases have similar clinical signs, which are severe depression, high fevers and lameness if the true blackleg has affected the muscles in the leg. Most bison producers will find an animal dead. Death is rapid, often within 24 hours of&… View Article...

Binscarth woman receives distinction award

Apr 12, 2018
Louise Miller, a staunch advocate and supporter of women in agriculture was among the rural citizens to win a 2018 YWCA Brandon Women of Distinction Award. Miller is the matriarch of Silver Creek Bison Ranch, located between Binscarth and Russell.… View Article...

Canadian Bison Association Humboldt Bronco's / STARS Fundraiser

Apr 11, 2018
The CBA is hosting an online Fundraiser in support of the Humboldt Broncos. View Article...

Challenges and rewards in Manitoba’s bison industry

Apr 11, 2018
Take the road less travelled in some parts of rural Manitoba and you may see an iconic animal on the other side of the fence. There’s a good number of bison on the Prairies and Manitoba’s bison producers are hard at work meeting the demand of … View Article...



Upcoming Events

Back to the Grass Bison Auction North Battleford, SK,

Apr 18, 2018
Back to the Grass Bison Auction North Battleford, SK, CAN Wednesday May 9, 2018 Starts 11:00 AM View Article...

Education Day with the National Buffalo Foundation

Apr 9, 2018
Explore history and science outside of the classroom at the National Buffalo Museum's first annual Education Day. Area educators are invited to bring their students to a day of free admission with several demonstrations of hands-on history and science… View Article...

The Ecological Bison

Apr 4, 2018
Bison once occupied most of North America and they had complex interactions with almost every other bird, mammal, amphibians and reptile that shared their ecosystem. The Kerry Wood Nature Centre is hosting Wes Olson on April 26, 2018 to share his… View Article...

ONLINE ONLY Bison Auction - Neely Bison Ranch

Mar 27, 2018
AUCTION OWNERS: Rocky & Beverly Neely AUCTION DATES: March 28th, 2018 - April 2nd, 2018 AUCTION TIME: 8:00 am - Will begin to close at 7:00 pm AUCTION LOCATION: 14457 County Rd, Yellow Jacket, CO View Article...

Bison Producers of Alberta 2018 Wildrose Bison Convention/ Show & Sale

Mar 14, 2018
March 16 - 9:30am - 11:00pm March 17 - 9:30am - 10:30pm View Article...

Cloverleaf Bison Auction- Kramers Auctions, North Battleford, Saskatchewan

Mar 14, 2018
380 + head of animals: 360 + calves, 2 + breeding bulls, 10 + yearling heifers, 5 + yearling bulls, 10 bred heifers, 3 cows For more information about this auction, please contact: Territory Manager Brendan Kramer - (T: 1(306)445-5000) View the webcast&h… View Article...

20th Anniversary Great Spirit Show & Sale- Manitoba Bison Association March 29-31, 2018

Mar 13, 2018
Great Spirit Show & Sale The organizers of the GREAT SPIRIT BISON SHOW AND SALE are pleased to announce the 2018 GREAT SPIRIT BISON SHOW AND SALE. View Article...

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...