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CAP Funding info nights to take place in October

Sep 25, 2018
The Canadian Agricultural Partnership (CAP) is a five-year, $3 billion investment contributed through the federal, provincial, and territorial governments across Canada. Providing a framework for agri-food industry funding, CAP is the primary mechanism use… View Article...

Convention 2018 Momentum- Advancing the Bison Legacy

Sep 18, 2018
Convention 2018 Momentum- Advancing the Bison Legacy Brochure View Article...

CBA National Show & Sale Entries NOW OPEN

Aug 2, 2018
All entries for the 2018 CBA National Show & Sale are now open, including the Junior Judging Program. Please note the entry deadline for all livestock classes is OCTOBER 1, 2018 @ 5:00 pm. For more information on this Premier event call the CBA office … View Article...

Down to the Roots Farm Tour

Jul 25, 2018
Down to the Roots Farm Tour hosted by Borderland Agriculture View Article...

SAVE THE DATE- 2018 Canadian Bison Association Convention and Canadian National Show & Sale

Jun 29, 2018
Please mark down these dates for the 2018 Canadian Bison Association Convention and Canadian National Show & Sale View Article...

Highlight Your Bison Business – Purchase Tarp Space at the Canadian National Show & Sale

Jun 26, 2018
The Canadian Bison Association and the Canadian National Show & Sale committee are pleased to sell ONE advertising space in the video pen for the National Show & Sale. View Article...

Chef’s Series at Taste of Saskatchewan- July 17-22

Jun 19, 2018
July 17 - July 22 Farm & Food Care Saskatchewan Chef's Series at Taste of Saskatchewan The Chef’s Series is a black box style culinary competition in which top chefs compete to cook dishes featuring Saskatchewan-grown food products. This e… View Article...

Bison ranch keeps tabs on health of species at risk

Jun 13, 2018
Merek Wigness stands in front of one of the stewardship program signs installed on his farm. | Submitted photo The Wigness family knows all about the important relationships between their bison and species at risk. They’ve been ranching southwest o… View Article...

Baby bison stuck in badger hole saved by rancher

Jun 12, 2018
What do you do when a baby bison gets stuck in a badger hole? This was an unexpected question rancher Derrick Schaefer had to answer in early May. He'd been watching a particular bison cow and its four-day-old calf on his farm in west-central Saskatc… View Article...

Elk Island National Park honours its main attraction

Jun 12, 2018
The spotlight was on bison at Elk Island National Park's fifth annual Bison Festival. The event on Saturday (June 2) focused on educating visitors about the bison, as well as their history, habits and cultural significance to Indigenous peoples. V… View Article...

Bison prices increase with better access

Jun 8, 2018
Prices for Canadian bison are slowly gaining ground as the industry continues to try and expand its global footprint. While the United States remains Canada’s largest export market, efforts have been made to increase access to Mexico, Europe and so… View Article...

To Preserve The Species, Eat It

Jun 4, 2018
A decade ago, Leawood native Amy Dunn was living in Kansas City, Missouri, and selling books at Barnes & Noble. And even though she was apprenticing as a horse trainer, she was no more country than a suburban horse. Her boyfriend, Michael Billings, wa… View Article...

Scientific literature on ‘all things bison’ compiled in new online database

May 29, 2018
The National Bison Assn. unveiled May 25 a new comprehensive database of scientific literature relating to bison health, nutrition, genetics and other information. “This new online database is designed to be the go-to site for anyone conducting res… View Article...

Grazing management key to sustaining resources on Blue Creek Ranch

May 29, 2018
Located in the Nebraska Sandhills, where balancing plant and animal life is a skill that requires the utmost of grazing and land management practices, Blue Creek Ranch is set up to master this goal. View Article...

Scientists strive to revive Canada’s wood bison herds

May 23, 2018
Straddling the boundary between northern Alberta and the southernmost tip of the Northwest Territories lies Wood Buffalo National Park, the widest-reaching patch of federally-protected wilderness in all of Canada. View Article...

Man. farmers embrace regenerative agriculture

May 23, 2018
The Whites grow a diverse rotation of crops, raise bison and aim to reduce inputs as much as possible About three years ago Brooks White had an “aha” moment that changed his life, or at the very least, changed how he views farming. White was … View Article...

How North American Bison Ended Up in the Swiss Alps

May 23, 2018
On the drive from the airport into Geneva, Switzerland, you may spot creatures roaming the fields that seem out of place. The hulking figures are too large to be the archetypal cows of the lush Alpine meadows, they’re far more agile, and they sport l… View Article...

Buffalo Girl author tells food stories in ‘Star’ fashion

May 17, 2018
Buffalo Girl author tells food stories in ‘Star’ fashion Married to an Alberta bison farmer, Jennifer Bain is food editor of Canada’s largest newspaper View Article...

Back To Grass Bison Sale Results

May 15, 2018
Kramer Auctions held their Back To Grass bison sale on May 9, 2018. View Article...

Yellowstone has new magic number for bison

May 10, 2018
Two years ago, there were more than 5,000 bison in Yellowstone National Park. Then came two big winter migrations, resulting in more than 1,100 bison being killed by hunters or shipped to slaughter in each year. Bison are calving now, and after all the ca… View Article...

Find It Friday- Resources on the CBA Website

May 4, 2018
Are you looking for market reports, research articles, or a place to sell bison meat? Find it all in our Resources section! View Article...

Baby Bison Are Being Flown To Siberia To Try To Save The Permafrost

May 3, 2018
The Pleistocene Park, in the wilds of Siberia, is trying to recreate the ecosystem of 20,000 years ago, in the hopes that the actions of grazing animals can help keep the ground from thawing and releasing billions of tons of carbon into the atmosphere. View Article...

Alberta bison ranchers earn Bill Lenton Memorial Award

May 3, 2018
Fort McMurray-area ranchers Brad and Carmen Ramstead are the latest to earn the Bill Lenton Memorial Award for their efforts on behalf of the Manitoba bison industry View Article...

Inside An Epic Experiment: Where The Buffalo Roam, Texas Agriculture Thrives

May 2, 2018
For a herd of animals that’s ultimately headed for the slaughterhouse, the bison on Roam Ranch are part of a remarkably warm and fuzzy fairytale. Less than a year ago, the 450 acres of Texas land that comprise the ranch were all but dead after a cen… View Article...

Bison Genetics- What can we learn from a bison tooth?

Apr 30, 2018
Bison Genetics- What can we learn from a bison tooth? View Article...

Case made for business plan

Apr 25, 2018
PONOKA, Alta. — About a quarter of Canadian farmers lack a written business plan even though it could increase profitability. A 2015 Ipsos Agriculture study called Dollars and Sense conducted in 2015 showed those with a written plan had a five times… View Article...

Wanuskewin Heritage Park campaign receives $500K donation from Mosaic

Apr 21, 2018
Wanuskewin’s “Thundering Ahead” capital campaign was launched in 2017 to raise $40 million for its renewed vision. View Article...

TRACE- Livestock Identification and Traceability Program

Apr 20, 2018
In 2006, federal, provincial and territorial ministers of agriculture announced the need to develop a national agriculture and food traceability system, starting with livestock and poultry. An industry-government advisory committee was created to discuss t… View Article...

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 Resear… 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 ex… 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. Operati… 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...

Being Bison Wise

Apr 9, 2018
Bison are wild animals. Even though they look docile they are dangerous, unpredictable, and may charge without warning. Approaching bison is unlawful and puts yourself and others at risk. Please view bison safely and follow these simple tips: View Article...

Manitoba Town Turns Bison 'Freddy' into Local Celebrity

Apr 9, 2018
In Manitoba, small-town mascots represented by oversized statues include a turtle, a catfish and a mosquito. The little town of Lorette, however, has never had a representative from the animal kingdom. The municipality of more than 3,000, located roughly 3… View Article...

Canadian Western Agribition AGM and Volunteer Appreciation Night

Apr 6, 2018
​Canadian Western Agribition and the Canadian Bison Association have a very strong partnership. The Canadian National Bison Show & Sale is held annually during Canadian Western Agribition. View Article...

National Bison Association Announces Director of Communications and Outreach

Apr 5, 2018
DENVER, CO (April 5, 2018) – The National Bison Association (NBA) has added a part-time staff member to fill the newly created Director of Communications and Outreach position. Karen Conley, Box Elder, S.D., has been selected for the position and beg… View Article...

Yellowstone bison controversy leads to ongoing protests

Apr 5, 2018
Two people associated with Wild Buffalo Defense, an activist organization dedicated to “non-violent direct action” to prevent the killing of bison, were arrested for blockading a road in Yellowstone in efforts to stop the shipment of bison to b… View Article...

Problems and benefits of twin calves

Apr 4, 2018
In my practice I often hear producers complaining about twins, mainly because often the focus is on the problems they can present. However, research done on a twinner population over the last 10 years in the U.S. found there to be a definite economic benef… View Article...

Producing clean bison genetics

Apr 4, 2018
Genetic research in wood bison may have wider implications for wildlife conservation and for the Canadian livestock industry. Scientists have developed tools using assisted reproductive technologies such as cryopreservation (freezing), artificial inseminat… View Article...

Bison finds way into European dining rooms

Apr 3, 2018
PONOKA, Alta. — Canadian bison has already tickled the palates of the Swiss and now the Irish are serving up burgers. The process of getting bison into the European Union has been eased with the Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade… View Article...

Manitoba Bison Association Great Spirit Show and Event

Mar 31, 2018
Congratulations to all the winners! View Article...

Manitoba Bison Association- Great Spirit Show and Sale

Mar 30, 2018
The Manitoba Bison Association is hosting their annual Great Spirit Show & Sale and convention this weekend in Brandon, Manitoba. View Article...

From Healer To Healed: Bison Roam Northern Colorado Plains Again

Mar 28, 2018
On crisp, sunny morning in February, Jennifer Barfield threw large vegetable pellets from her car window. She was trying to lure a distant herd of bison closer. It worked. The large brown animals – also known as buffalo – came right up to the… View Article...

Banff Bison 101

Mar 28, 2018
What does it mean to have bison back in Canada’s first national park after they were missing from the wild for over a century? The arrival of 16 bison to the Panther Valley is an exciting conservation success-in-the-making for Banff and a new chapte… View Article...

Starting & Managing a Bison Operation Five Important Areas for Every Effective Bison Manager

Mar 27, 2018
The Manitoba Bison Association has a great article on their website titled "Ranchers Handbook". This is one the many great resources available online from the regional bison associations. View Article...

9 bison mothers expecting babies this year in Banff National Park

Mar 27, 2018
Brand-new bison calves could bring the population of a protected herd in Banff National Park up to 35 this year, Parks Canada says. The species had been missing from the wild for more than a century when 16 bison were moved to Panther Valley last winter i… View Article...

2018 Illinois Indiana Bison Association Spring Conference & Ranch Tour

Mar 26, 2018
2018 IlBA Spring Conference & Ranch Tour - ​April 13th & 14th - "Roam with the Herd" View Article...

Where to see Bison in the wild

Mar 22, 2018
Ever dreamt of spending an afternoon where the buffalo roam? You’re in luck. There hasn’t been a better time to see our national mammal in the wild in a hundred years. The bison, a.k.a. buffalo, is back from the brink of extinction — and… View Article...

Have you heard of the National Buffalo Foundation?

Mar 22, 2018
WELCOME TO THE NBF! Health Symposium logo.png Health Symposium logo.png Are you interested in preserving the heritage and legacy of the American Buffalo? If so, please consider a contribution to The National Buffalo Foundation, a registe… View Article...

2018 Great Spirit Bison Show & Sale

Mar 21, 2018
The 2018 Great Spirit Bison Show & Sale and Manitoba Bison Association AGM is coming up soon- have you registered yet? View Article...

How This Philadelphia Retailer Is Reviving Bison Farming In The US Through Fashion

Mar 19, 2018
This Philadelphia-based retail brand is developing a new supply chain for bison farmers across the US. As the demand for bison meat has risen, given its lower fat content and grazing practices, making it a savvy alternative to cattle, bison fibers are crop… View Article...

Raymond Wildlife Area Bison Herd

Mar 15, 2018
They’re getting used to grazing on shortgrass instead of tallgrass, and will soon be searching for places to give birth to their young. A herd of bison is settling in for its first year in a new home at the Raymond Wildlife Area east of Flagstaff. La… View Article...

2018 Bison Producers of Alberta Wildrose Convention and Show & Sale

Mar 15, 2018
The Wildrose event is set to be one for the record books! View Article...

Programs and Services available from Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Mar 7, 2018
There are programs available to assist your Bison business! Check out the links below for more information. We help Canadian farmers and businesses produce the best possible food and agriculture products. Through our programs and services we support innova… View Article...

Borderland Agriculture have been named as Manitoba's Outstanding Young Farmers (MOYF) for 2018

Mar 5, 2018
Borderland Agriculture have been named as Manitoba's Outstanding Young Farmers (MOYF) for 2018. The award was handed out at a banquet held in Winnipeg on Saturday night at the Fort Garry Hotel. View Article...

Saskatchewan Bison Association Canadian Bison Bull Draft Sale Unofficial Results

Mar 2, 2018
Unofficial Results for the 2018 Canadian Bison Bull Draft Sale View Article...

​Saskatchewan Bison Association Annual General Meeting and Presentations

Mar 2, 2018
March 2, 2018, North Battleford, Saskatchewan The 2018 SBA AGM and presentations were held at the Western Development Museum in North, Battleford, Saskatchewan. View Article...

Highlights from the SBA Canadian Bison Bull Draft Awards

Mar 2, 2018
The Saskatchewan Bison Association held the first part of their AGM and meetings last night, March 1, 2018, in North Battleford, Saskatchewan. The event was led by a Bison Selection discussion by Nolan Miller and Nathan Scott. A banquet meal followed, fea… View Article...

Enhancements Made to Crop Insurance Program Coverage for 2018 in Saskatchewan

Feb 28, 2018
Today Agriculture Minister Lyle Stewart announced details of the 2018 Crop Insurance Program. Saskatchewan producers will have access to very high coverage as the Crop Insurance Program continues to improve, as a result of the success of Saskatchewan farm… View Article...

Saskatchewan rancher adds bicycles to already unique farm landscape

Feb 27, 2018
Darren Ireland, a bison farmer from near Carievale, Sask., has added more visual art to an already extensive collection. In addition to the bison herd, Flying I Bison Ranch also houses 11 buildings full of displays. Collection highlights include uniforms… View Article...

Manitoba Outstanding Young Farmers- A Bison Connection

Feb 27, 2018
Nominess have been announced for this year's Manitoba Outstanding Young Farmer's Award. In the running are Jamie and Amy Bell of Birtle, MB and Brooks and Jen White of Pierson, MB. The winner will be announced March 3, 2018 at a banquet held at… View Article...

First Nations seek free-roaming bison herds

Feb 23, 2018
Efforts are underway to increase the number of free-ranging bison in Western Canada and Montana. Signatories to the 2014 bison treaty, which includes numerous First Nations, are working to establish regions where bison can roam and where native connection… View Article...

Website Feature Friday - Find A CBA Director

Feb 23, 2018
Are you interested in joining the Canadian Bison Association? Are you curious about Bison events in other regions in Canada? Use the CBA website to locate a CBA director! View Article...

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 (NC… 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...

2018 Bison Auctions In North Battleford

Feb 5, 2018
Do you have Bison to market? Are you interested in buying Bison? Mark your calendars! View Article...

Upcoming Sales at Kramer Auctions

Jan 30, 2018
It is sale time at Kramer Auctions! Mark you calendars for these upcoming events: View Article...

Ranchers to talk advantages of raising bison

Jan 30, 2018
There’s apparently no better time than now to get into the bison business. The price of bison meat is on the rise at the same time that beef prices are in a slump, according to the National Bison Association. Bison are relatively simple to raise, l… View Article...

Canadian Bison Bull Draft Final Results

Jan 29, 2018
Final Results!! Congratulations to ALL of the consignors, it was another great year and we are looking forward to selling all of these exceptional bulls. Breeding Soundness Evaluations and semen tests will be conducted in the next few weeks, and all appro… View Article...

Rebel cow escapes farm to run free with wild bison in Poland

Jan 26, 2018
WARSAW, Poland - A farmyard cow in Poland has chosen freedom this winter, roaming with a herd of bison for three months after escaping its pen. The reddish brown cow has been spotted following bison across corn and rapeseed fields bordering the Bialowieza… View Article...

Kramer Auctions Season Opener Bison Auction Sales Results

Jan 24, 2018
The Season Opener Bison Sale was held on January 17, 2018 at the North Battleford, Saskatchewan location. The sale saw all classes of bison represented, with a total of 274 head being sold that day. View Article...

2018 Gold Trophy Show & Sale Results

Jan 23, 2018
The 38th annual National Bison Association Gold Trophy Show saw another successful sale on Saturday, with a capacity crowd at the National Western Stock Show in addition to active online bidders buying 136 head of quality bison breeding stock and 18 top-n… View Article...

Oh Canada! Canadian Bulls Sweep The Bull Division In Denver

Jan 20, 2018
January 19 was an exciting night at the NBA event in Denver, and saw three of our Canadian producers recognized. 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 i… View Article...

National Bison Association 2018 Gold Trophy Show & Sale

Jan 19, 2018
NATIONAL BISON ASSOCIATION 2018 GOLD TROPHY SHOW & SALE SATURDAY, JANUARY 20, 2018 NATIONAL WESTERN STOCK SHOW SALE BARN MARKET CLASS SALE: 10:00 AM LIVE ANIMAL SALE: 10:30 AM View Article...

Cost Of Production Calculators Now Online

Jan 17, 2018
Cost-of-Production Calculators Evaluating the Impact of Changes to Your Bison Management Program Like other sectors, changes in the bison industry are constant. The cost of animals, the cost of feed and pasture, the prices you receive and the number of a… View Article...

Bison farms stand to be counted

Jan 16, 2018
Canada’s bison producers are taking a snapshot of their industry with a recently released census View Article...

Parks planning for unknowns before plains bison released into wild

Jan 15, 2018
While 26 plains bison have been living in the backcountry of Banff National Park for the past year, there are still plenty of unknown factors concerning what exactly is going to happen when they are released into the wild this summer. View Article...

Registration is still Open! National Bison Association Junior Judging Contest

Jan 13, 2018
NBA Junior Judging Competition – January 17, 2018 at noon Held at the National Western Stock Yards during Gold Trophy Show & Sale The NBA proudly supports youth in agriculture through the Jr. Judging scholarship Competition. Held during GTSS, yo… 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...

Canadian Bison Association Benchmarking 2017 Report now online!

Jan 4, 2018
The objective of this data collection program was to establish financial and production benchmarks against which producers could measure their preformance. The program began in 2011 and has generated information that is very valuable for new entrants, prod… View Article...

It's that time of the year- Are you applying tags correctly?

Jan 3, 2018
We have been receiving calls at the office about tagging issues, some we are able to help with, and some may be resolved after watching these videos produced by our friends at Allflex. 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...

Bison farming is a quiet but profitable venture, says Alberta rancher

Dec 28, 2017
Bison farming is a quiet but profitable venture, says Alberta rancher 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...

The Canadian Bison Association Board Re-Elects Sharif Fahmy as Board Chair and President.

Dec 18, 2017
At its meeting of December 5, 2017, the Canadian Bison Association Board of Directors re-elected Sharif Fahmy to serve for a third term as Board Chair and President. 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...

Bison Benchmarking Results Indicate Bison-sector Profitability

Sep 5, 2017
Results of the 2017 bison benchmark analysis indicate that cash returns for certain bison operations have more than tripled. Information from 23 cow-calf operations with over 100 cows (186 cow-herd average) in 2016 indicates that since 2012 cash returns … View Article...

New Code of Practice for the Care and Handling of Bison

Aug 9, 2017
The Canadian Bison Association and the National Farm Animal Care Council (NFACC) are pleased to announce the release of the revised Code of Practice for the Care and Handling of Bison. View Article...



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