Welcome to the 3rd annual Canfax Cattle Market Forum. This conference is dedicated to presenting information and perspectives specifically affecting the Canadian cattle markets. Topics that will be discussed include current market information, existing marketing challenges and marketing opportunities from a variety of market sources to assist you in the daily management of your business and long term planning. You will gain perspective on the entire beef supply chain including beef wholesalers, retailers and food service companies.
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The Forum is hosted by Canfax, a division of Canadian Cattlemen's Association that has provided expert analysis of markets and trends in the ever changing North American beef industry over the past forty years. Today, cattlemen, feedlot managers and agri-business professionals continue to rely on up-to-the minute information as an essential tool for maximizing profit. Whether your operation needs to plan for the next three hours or the next three years, Canfax delivers timely, accurate information for cattle industry professionals.
The US/Canada Cattle/Market update, Feed Grain Market update, International Markets and Marketing, Global Economics, Supply Chain Risk Management, Retail Trends in Protein and Supply Chain Network.
Where and When
The Forum will start with registration, a guest speaker and a reception at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at the Deerfoot Inn & Casino, 1000, 11500 – 35 Street SE, Calgary Alberta. On Wednesday, November 19, 2014 the forum will begin with registration and continental breakfast at 7:00 am followed by sessions from 8:00 am – 5:30 pm. Reception,lunch and morning and afternoon coffee breaks are included.
If you would like to reserve hotel accommodations for the night of Tuesday November 18, 2014 at the Deerfoot Inn & Casino, we are happy to provide you with a conference rate of $169.00 per night plus taxes. To book a hotel room, phone 403-236-7529 or 1-877-236-5225 and speak to a reservations agent. Be sure to identify yourself by providing them with the group code GKYCCMF and tell them it is for the CANFAX Forum to ensure you get the appropriate rate and are included in the guestroom block. There are a limited number of rooms available, so be sure to book your room early.
Get up to date, practical information that could make a difference to the way you manage your business. Meet other industry stakeholders from producers, feedlot and backgrounders, feed companies, bankers, consultants, wholesalers to retailers.