Livestock Prices

Slaughter cattle prices. Also includes calf and hog prices.

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Livestock Prices ($/hundredweight)

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Analysis

PUBLISHED - May 5, 2017

Cattle prices in Alberta dropped 0.1% in March 2017 compared to the same time period a year earlier, to $153.84 per hundredweight. Nevertheless, March's price does represent a substantial recovery in cattle prices from the recent low of $124.71 per hundredweight seen in October 2016. Alberta's cattle prices are by a large margin the highest in Canada, with the nearest province being Ontario at $142.77 per hundredweight.