Trucker shortage troublesome for Prairie cattle industry | Canadian Cattlemen

stock trailerCNS Canada — As large volumes of cattle make their way to western Canadian auction marts this fall, buyers are having problems finding truckers to haul them.Those problems may get worse in the future, as federal regulations for cattle hauling could possibly change.“I would say it’s worse this year than other years so far, and this is early. We don’t normally run into this problem this quick,” said Rick Wright of Heartland Order Buying Co. at Virden, Man.

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