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The Hunt family of Corad Farms includes Sarah, Chad, Judy, Mervin, Cory, Glenna, Corlen, Jake, Caleb, Wesley, Tyler and Holly. Sarah and Chad are involved in the farm and also own and operate Farmersville Community Abattoir.

It’s a very delicate system: Running a small abattoir

The pandemic-related disruptions to our packing plants have triggered a lot of questions about our beef supply chain. Much of the discussion centres around why we don’t have more small abattoirs to spread the risk to our domestic meat supply.   Tackling this issue is a little like eating an elephant, one bite at a time. For that […] Read more