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Alberta Beef: Best places to buy it, eat it and mail order it

MarkG Feb 28, 2007 09:30 PM

looking for top quality beef/steakrestaurants, butchers and mail order shippers in Alberta.

does anyone know?? can alberta beef be shipped to the USA??

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    BLM RE: MarkG Mar 4, 2007 06:44 PM

    Food mail order is not a big thing in Canada. I've been looking for years & years of Canadian establishments that will sell premium(the absolute best) Canadian beef to consumers by mail-order. I don't know of any.

    1. anonymoose RE: MarkG Mar 6, 2007 12:43 PM

      I think there may be issues relating to Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy and shipping Alberta beef over to the US. You might want to ask the Alberta Beef Producers if any of their members ship. http://www.albertabeef.org

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        yen RE: anonymoose Mar 6, 2007 03:03 PM

        That's mad cow disease for those who don't have a PhD in animal diseases :)

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          anonymoose RE: yen Mar 9, 2007 12:24 PM

          :P Thanks Yen I was trying not to fall into the media hype of using the nickname. You're lucky I didn't just call it BSE!

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            yen RE: anonymoose Mar 9, 2007 01:11 PM

            I think more people know BSE, than the written out form. Heck, even Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease might pass better :)

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          BLM RE: anonymoose Mar 6, 2007 11:36 PM

          It also goes for the other way. Most-to-all US beef mail order sources won't ship to Canada(that goes back even before the mad cow disease problems).

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