packing plant

Study released on beef packing plant for Saskatchewan

Jun 6, 2022 | 11:31am

A new report out Monday June 6 is looking at the possibility of a beef packing plant in Saskatchewan. The report is highlighted at the annual meeting of the Saskatchewan Stock Growers in Assiniboia. Co-author Willie Van Solkema sees the possibility of a new processing plant but says there are many challenges. He says Saskatchewan […]

Sask. producers welcome re-opening of major beef processor in Alberta

May 1, 2020 | 4:59am

Saskatchewan cattle producers welcome the re-opening of a major beef processing plant in Alberta. The High River plant handles over one third of Canada’s beef processing but was shut down two weeks ago because of Covid-19. It re-opens Monday but with only one shift. Saskatchewan Stock Growers manager Chad McPherson says the facility is important […]