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Statistics of the Canadian Animal Genetics Industry

Beef Registrations in Canada

Beef Registrations in Canada
Breed 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Angus 59,338 58,258 56,034 60,034 62,414
Belgian Blue 27 43 9 10 9
Belted Galloway 81 128 47 40 67
Blonde d'Aquitaine 352 338 381 434 323
Braunvieh 91 110 117 154 99
Charolais 13,361 13,262 13,464 14,197 14,737
Dexter 109 133 77 131 140
Galloway 335 402 394 271 356
Gelbvieh 3,389 2,811 3,606 3,546 3,432
Hays Converter 45 56 55 58 57
Hereford 16,022 12,787 12,597 12,640 12,739
Highland 231 209 190 189 290
Limousin 6,111 4,751 3,607 4,485 4,232
Lincoln Red 26 40 31 30 38
Lowline 84 132 82 85 180
Luing 68 66 52 78 46
Maine-Anjou 876 641 640 1,220 1,046
Murray Grey - - 36 39 47
Parthenais 42 84 45 45 22
Piedmontese 200 107 135 89 109
Pinzgauer 52 - 2 - -
Red Poll 114 66 139 51 99
Salers 568 545 1,645 810 669
Shorthorn 2,717 2,716 2,527 2,575 2,889
Simmental 18,999 19,269 19,309 19,912 20,984
South Devon 98 73 60 98 66
Speckle Park 322 450 478 748 949
Tarentaise 37 20 40 11 85
Welsh Black 124 64 43 109 95
Total Registrations 123,819 117,561 115,842 122,089 126,219
Source: Breed associations and Canadian Livestock Records Corporation
Graph : Beef cattle registration as shown in the table above

Source: Breed associations and Canadian Livestock Records Corporation

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