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Scholarship applications now open for the 2024 Canadian Beef Check – Off Agency award

It is no surprise that Canada’s beef industry continues to focus on the engagement of...Read More

Applications for Consideration for The Environmental Stewardship Award Due to MBP by December 13

Manitoba Beef Producers (MBP) is accepting applications until Friday, December 13, 2024 for consideration for...Read More

Survey – Beef Cattle Code of Practice

The Canadian Cattle Association is encouraging beef producers across Canada to get involved in shaping...Read More

Governments Of Canada and Manitoba Invest in Manitoba’s Livestock Predation Prevention Program

The governments of Canada and Manitoba are providing financial support to Manitoba’s Livestock Predation Prevention...Read More

Manitoba Beef Producers Recognizes Measures in Latest Provincial Budget

Manitoba Beef Producers welcomes a number of initiatives in the latest provincial budget that should...Read More

Manitoba Beef Producers Scholarship Intake

Manitoba Beef Producers is pleased to make available six $1,000 scholarships annually for MBP members...Read More

Discover Agriculture in the City

Shoppers recently experienced all the cultural and economic benefits that agriculture offers when Ag in...Read More

Manitoba Beef Producers 45th AGM, Tradeshow and President’s Banquet

Manitoba Beef Producers wrapped up its successful 45th Annual General Meeting on February 9, 2024...Read More

Manitoba Beef Producers Congratulates New Agriculture Minister Ron Kostyshyn and Other Incoming Cabinet Ministers

Manitoba Beef Producers (MBP) congratulates the Hon. Ron Kostyshyn on his appointment as Minister of...Read More

Manitoba Beef Producers Congratulates New Government

Manitoba Beef Producers (MBP) congratulates incoming Premier Wab Kinew and his fellow Manitoba New Democratic...Read More

A new season of Great Tastes of Manitoba premieres, showcasing farm-to-table recipes and hardworking Manitoba farmers

Home cooks will be delighted to learn that Great Tastes of Manitoba is back for...Read More

Beware of Highly Toxic Water Hemlock

MBP has received calls from several producers concerned about the proliferation of water hemlock in...Read More

Potential Funding Opportunities Available for Beef Producers in Manitoba

This information document compiled by Manitoba Beef Producers (MBP) is intended as a resource providing...Read More

Producer Outreach & Knowledge Session

MBP hosted a producer outreach & knowledge session on July 11, 2023. Along with industry...Read More

Responsible Antimicrobial Usage in Beef Cattle Production

Antimicrobials are used in human and veterinary medicine for the same reasons. Using an antimicrobial...Read More

Adoption of vaccinations in Canadian beef herds – BCRC study results

Did you know that vaccinated cows are more likely to get pregnant, especially in co-mingling...Read More

Province Accepting Applications Until Early June Under Two New Funding Streams for Agriculture Producers: RALP and SAM

The Manitoba government has opened intakes for two new programs under the Sustainable Canadian Agricultural...Read More

Grasslands Stewardship Program

The Grasslands Stewardship Program provides financial support to livestock producers for Best Management Practices (BMPs)...Read More

Discover Agriculture in the City

Bring the family, stop by the MBP booth and discover how Manitoba’s vibrant world of...Read More

Manitoba Beef Producers 44th Annual General Meeting & President’s Banquet

The 44th Annual General Meeting took place February 2-3, 2023 at the Victoria...Read More

MBP Statement re: Added Levy to Cattle and Other Commodities to Fund Keystone Agricultural Producers

Keystone Agricultural Producers (KAP) has advised Manitoba Beef Producers it is seeking to expand the...Read More

Farm management tools and resources

Put data to work for your farm using Cost of Production guides. These resources can...Read More

Manitoba Agriculture and Food Knowledge Exchange website

University of Manitoba scientists are sharing research findings using the new Manitoba Agriculture and Food...Read More

Wildfire information for producers

Due to the dry conditions, parts of Manitoba have been affected by wildfires. The following...Read More

Drought-related resources

Manitoba Beef Producers has compiled the following information which may be useful to producers facing...Read More


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