Value Chain

Livestock Resources : Companies involved in Value Chains



2006 The Alliance Yellow Pages.
Listing of beef industry alliances since 1998. The Beef Magazine. Listing compiled by Stephanie Veldman.
http://beefmagazine.com/mag/beef_alliance_yellow_pages_7/


Atlantic Tender Beef.
Canadian beef producer & consumer co-ops expanding market for home-grown meats. An Eastern Canadian beef value chain. By Tomm Webb.
http://www.rurdev.usda.gov/rbs/pub/jul05/Atlantic.htm


Beef Value Chain Report: Executive Summary.
A summary of a beef value chain report commissioned by MRAC. Toma and Bouma Management Consultants. (2002)
http://www.mrac.ca/content/provide-beef-industry-participants-buffet-strategic-alliances-or-value-added-opportunities


Bill Niman's Next Move.
An article about Niman Ranch and BN Ranch value chains. By Bo Burlingham. Inc., Jul 1, 2009.
http://www.inc.com/magazine/20090701/bill-nimans-next-move.html


Branded Beef: Who Is Branding Beef in Alberta?
List of branded beef programs and niche beef players in Alberta. Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development. 2008.
http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/deptdocs.nsf/all/bdv12173


Canadian Prairie Bison's website.
Website of a Canadian bison value chain.
http://www.cdnbison.com/our-story.html


Canadian Prairie Bison. A Value Chain Success Story
Articles highlights a Canadian bison value chain.
http://www.agcouncil.ca/CPBsuccessstory.htm


Canadian Prairie Lamb Inc.'s website.
Website of a Saskatchewan based lamb value chain.
http://www.canadianlambcompany.ca/


Carmen Creek Gourmet Meats website.
Website of an Alberta based bison value chain.
http://www.carmencreek.com/producers/producer_alliance.shtml


Choices for Consumers: Differentiated Marketing for Sustainable Profitability Conference Olds College
Presentation on differentiated marketing in agriculture. By Pat Ramsey, Alberta Agriculture and Food. March 20, 2007.
http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/deptdocs.nsf/all/ind11317/$FILE/patramsey.pdf


Cooperative Coordination in the Hog-Pork System: Examples from Europe and the U.S.
Alternative methods of cooperative coordination in the hog-pork system are examined. By Lee F. Schrader, and Michael Boehlje. Department of Agricultural Economics, Purdue University. Staff Paper 96-21. September, 1996.
http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/bitstream/28611/1/sp96-21.pdf


Diamond Willow Organics Ltd.'s website
Website of an Alberta based beef value chain.
http://www.diamondwillow.ca/uncompromising/operation.html


Harris Ranch Beef Company website.
Website of an American based beef value chain.
http://www.harrisranchbeef.com/aboutus/story.html


Highland Beef website.
Website of an Alberta based beef value chain.
http://www.highlandbeef.com/


Laura's Lean Beef website.
Webside of a beef value chain based in Kentucky.
http://www.laurasleanbeef.com/


Mutton Renaissance website of the UK.
Website of a mutton value chain in the UK.
http://www.muttonrenaissance.org.uk/


Niman Ranch website.
Website of an American based beef, pork, lamb, and poultry value chain.
http://www.nimanranch.com/index.aspx


Prairie Heritage Beef's website.
Website of an Alberta based beef value chain.
http://www.prairieheritage.ca/


Spring Creek Ranch Premium Beef website.
Website of an Alberta based beef value chain.
http://www.springcreek.ca/


Strategic Alliances in the U.S. Beef Supply Chain.
Analysis of strategic alliances in the U.S. beef supply chain. By Brandi R. Mulrony and Fabio R. Chaddad. Journal of Food Distribution Research 36(3). November 2005.
http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/bitstream/27765/1/36030018.pdf


Sunhaven Farms website.
Website of an Alberta based pork value chain.
http://www.sunhavenfarms.com/home.html


U.S. Premium Beef website.
Website of a US value chain.
http://www.uspremiumbeef.com/


Update on Beef Industry Alliances.
Update of beef industry alliances. By Clement E. Ward and Kellie Curry Raper. Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service AGEC-614.
http://oqbn.okstate.edu/resources/AGEC614web.pdf


Value Chains as a Long Term Profit Strategy.
Review of value chains throughout Canada and around the world. By Jerry Bouma, Toma and Bouma Management Consultants. 1999.
http://www.banffpork.ca/proc/2001pdf/Chap12-Bouma.pdf


Website of Canada Gold Beef.
Website of Canada Gold Beef.
http://www.canadagoldbeef.ca/index.html


Website of Canadian Legacy Partners.
Website of a beef value chain.
http://www.canadianlegacypartners.com/


Website of Coleman Natural Foods.
Website of a US value chain.
http://www.colemannatural.com/component/option,com_resource/Itemid,1/article,197/view,article/


Website of Country Natural Beef.
Website of a US value chain.
http://countrynaturalbeef.com/index.php?option=com_frontpage&Itemid=1


Website of Maverick Ranch.
Website of a US value chain.
http://maverickranch.com/


Website of Meyer Natural Angus.
Website of a US value chain.
http://meyernaturalangus.com/#view=/ranch/our-ranchers


Website of Murellen Pork.
A website of a New Zealand pork value chain.
http://www.murrellenpork.co.nz/introduction.htm


Website of Painted Hills Natural Beef, Inc.
Website of a US value chain.
http://www.paintedhillsnaturalbeef.com


Website of Peter's Farm.
A website of a Dutch veal value chain.
http://www.petersfarm.com/


Website of Royal Elk Products.
Website of a Canadian elk value chain.
http://www.royalelk.com/aboutus.htm


Website of the Ontario Veal Association.
Website of a veal value chain in Ontario.
http://www.ontarioveal.on.ca/ova/ova.html

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