Author: Brian Perillat, Canfax

BRIAN PERILLAT grew up on a mixed farming operation near Duck Lake Saskatchewan. Brian continues to stay involved in the family farm, with his land and cattle. Brian has always had a passion for agriculture, especially the beef industry. Brian earned an undergraduate and Master’s Degree in agriculture economics from the University of Saskatchewan. Brian has since worked as a livestock production economist with Alberta Agriculture, working on cost of production studies and other economic projects. Brian also spent over 4 years working with Meyers Norris Penny as a farm management consultant. Brian started as the Canfax manager in the spring of 2010. Brian is committed to building on Canfax’s reputation of collecting, maintaining and reporting independent cattle market information for its members, and industry stakeholders. Brian enjoys traveling and has the privilege to spend nearly a year working on farms and stations in Australia and New Zealand, as well as visit farms in Tunisia and The Gambia, in North and West Africa.