Opinion

A&W doesn’t sell beef … it sells an illusion

It’s been said that organic foods are the biggest consumer scam ever perpetrated on a gullible public. Consumers, through crafty marketing innuendo, have come to believe that anything labelled organic is safer and healthier.

Grazing lease report provides cheap headlines ………. history seems to be repeating itself

Recent headlines in urban dailies seemed vaguely familiar; they were screaming outrage with headings like “Cowboy welfare costing Alberta taxpayers millions.” The implication seemed to be that cattle producers and grazing associations who held grazing leases on public lands were ripping off the taxpayer to the tune of $25 million per year.