To say that Don Mackenzie is a pioneer for the Angus breed is an understatement. Working along with his four brothers, Ted, Mark, Kenny and Rodney, the family operation Mackenzie Brothers was the first to import Red Angus genetics-including one herd sire, one cow/calf pair, and two bred heifers-into Canada.
Farm groups from the North American Free Trade Agreement member nations are calling on negotiators to protect the gains made by the agriculture industry since the trade deal’s inception. Micheal Clements has more.
A nationally and internationally respected researcher of beef cattle health and welfare has been awarded the 2017 Canadian Beef Industry Award for Outstanding Research and Innovation. Karen Schwartzkopf-Genswein, PhD, was honored tonight at the 2017 Canadian Beef Industry Conference.