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Monthly livestock slaughter summary

Description

The tables provide a summary of Canadian and U.S. livestock slaughter by month for the current year, with comparisons to a year ago. Also included is a cumulative year-to-date (YTD) figure, as well as quarterly and annual tabulations. All of this data is available on a monthly basis for the period 1961 - date. Anyone interested in obtaining a special tabulation may do so by forwarding such requests to the Statistics and Data Development Branch of Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development. Data sources are as follows: CANADA: Slaughter data -- Canadian Beef Grading Agency. USA: Livestock Slaughter -- National Agricultural Statistics Service; USDA. The entire data series refers to Federally Inspected Slaughter with the exception of Canadian hog and sheep slaughter volumes, which include provincially inspected slaughter.

Tags
cattle livestock poultry sheep swine
Resources

Title and publication information

Type
Guide Serial
Frequency

Monthly

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

Agriculture, Food, and Rural Development (1992-2006)

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Subject Information

Topic
Agriculture
Start Date

2012-06-01

End Date

2018-10-01

Resource Dates

Date Created

2012-08-02

Date Added

2015-05-13T14:57:19.847511

Date Modified

2019-03-13

Date Issued

2012-08-02

Audience information

Identifiers

NEOS catalogue key

2349321

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