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CRSB Appoints new Committee members

By CRSB on Dec 5, 2018

CRSB is pleased to announce that following a call for volunteers, we have filled a number of committee positions on our Certified Sustainable Beef Framework and Communications and Marketing Committees.  We would like to thank all those who answered the call, and volunteered to serve on these committees.

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CRSB Announces new Executive Director

By CRSB on Dec 4, 2018

We are pleased to announce that Monica Hadarits will be assuming the role of Executive Director, Canadian Roundtable for Sustainable Beef (CRSB) effective December 1st.

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CRSB Seeking new Executive Director

By CRSB on Nov 1, 2018

CRSB's Exeutive Director, Fawn Jackson, has moved to a new role in Government and International Relations with the Canadian Cattlemen's Association.

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CRSB Insider: October 2018

By Andrea White on Oct 24, 2018

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Industry takes stock of achievements guided by the National Beef Strategy

By CRSB on Oct 4, 2018

Calgary, AB – The Canadian Beef Advisors today released a status update on the 2015-19 National Beef Strategy. The report summarizes progress towards achieving the outcomes outlined in the Strategy since its launch. As of June 2018, 15% of outcomes have been completed; 5% are in progress (have an end); 61% are ongoing (and expected to continue); 7% have not been started (primarily due to funding constraints); 8% need modification; and 5% have mixed status (due to multiple objectives at different stages).

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CRSB Elects 2018-19 Council

By CRSB on Sep 24, 2018

The Canadian Roundtable for Sustainable Beef is pleased to announce the 2018-19 CRSB Council elected at its Annual General Meeting on Sept. 20 in Calgary AB.

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CRSB Certified logo for beef sustainability now available for the Canadian marketplace

By Andrea White and CRSB on Sep 20, 2018

The Canadian Roundtable for Sustainable Beef (CRSB) has released its Certification Marks and Communications, Claims and Labelling Guidefor use in the Canadian marketplace. As a global leader in beef sustainability certification, CRSB’s Marks and accompanying Claims provide consumers with assurances that companies are sourcing at least 30% of their beef from Canadian farms and ranches certified against CRSB sustainability standards.  The standards and assurance system were first released in December 2017, and recognize sustainable practices across all five principles of sustainability: natural resources, animal health & welfare, people and community, food, and efficiency & innovation.

McDonald's now serving beef sourced from CRSB-Certified Operations

By CRSB on Aug 29, 2018

CRSB is pleased that McDonald's Canada is the first company to use the CRSB's Certification Mark, beginning with its Angus beef line of burgers in restaurants across Canada.  

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McDonalds Canada to serve Canadian beef from certified sustainable farms & ranches

By CRSB on Jul 11, 2018

TORONTO, July 11, 2018 /CNW/ - In a major nod to the quality of Canadian beef, McDonald's Canada announced today that it will be the first company in Canada to serve Canadian beef from certified sustainable farms and ranches, beginning with its Angus line-up. McDonald's® Canada will be the first company to serve Canadian beef from farms and ranches certified sustainable by leading industry experts (CNW Group/McDonald's Canada)

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CRSB Insider: June 2018

By Andrea White on Jun 15, 2018

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