Research drives the cattle industry forward
The saskatchewan CATTLEMEN'S ASSOCIATION INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT FUND
The Saskatchewan Cattlemen’s Association administers the Saskatchewan Cattlemen's Association Industry Development Fund (SCAIDF) to be used for research, development and promotion of the beef cattle industry in Saskatchewan. The Research committee, chaired by Michael Spratt, as well as the Board of Directors, ensure that producer check-off money is spent responsibly on effective projects that enhance the competitiveness of all production sectors of the Saskatchewan beef cattle industry. The Research committee and the Board of Directors adheres to and follows The Cattle Development Plan Regulations, The Agri-Food Act, 2004 and its regulations, and all applicable board orders.
For details on the 2016 SCAIDF research projects, click here.
For details on research proposals funded in 2017, click here.
The next research proposal intake deadline is April 20th, 2018.
RESEARCH PRIORITIES 2017
Saskatchewan Beef, Feed & Forage Industry Research Strategy
Beef Cattle Research Council
Current SCAIDF Projects