Manitoba Pork is a mandatory industry association and its activities are guided by a board of directors, committed to delivering the very best industry programs that will continue to build and sustain the industry.
Manitoba Pork is a mandatory industry association dealing with all aspects of industry, except marketing of live hogs. Its activities are guided by an elected/appointed body of district advisors and board of directors. The board of directors consists of 10 directors, of which four represent geographic districts (East and West), two represent Hutterite Brethren districts (North Star Producers, Hutter Schwein), two represent production districts (Maple Leaf Agri-Farms Ltd. and HyLife Ltd.) and two are elected as directors-at large. Producers must pay a levy of $0.80 per market hog and $0.19 per weanling to Manitoba Pork.
Board members and staff are pledged to serve the interests of all Manitoba hog producers. We are committed to excellence in the delivery of industry programs such as quality assurance and food safety, animal care, human resources and training, environmental stewardship, swine production research, promotions and consumer education, public affairs and international market development. We work in partnership with governments and industry stakeholders to build and sustain a prosperous industry.
Manitoba Pork also has a group of 20 producers who fill the roles of District Advisors. They actively represent local producers’ interests to the Board of Directors and provide opinion or preference on issues, as well as initiate and assist with policy development and promote and enhance the industry to the general public.
Chop Talk – Issue #4-2017Mar 1st, 2017
In this issue of Chop Talk: Manitoba Pork’s Annual General Meeting & Banquet – April 5, 2017; HR Recruitment Seminars: register now! Best practices for injecting pigs; CSHIN 2016 Q4 producer report available online; Going viral: Smart Pig Handling; Canada …
News and EventsSwine Cost of Production Model for Manitoba
Tuesday, March 07, 2017
Manitoba Pork has worked with MNP, an accounting and consulting company, to develop different model farms to generate cash flow projections and trial balance sheets to provide some insight into the economics of the industry. Click here to access information on: …2017 Annual General Meeting & Banquet
Monday, February 27, 2017
Plan to attend the Manitoba Pork Annual General Meeting & Banquet on Wednesday, April 5, 2017, at The Fairmont Winnipeg. Click here to see the agenda. Register for the day’s proceedings and/or the evening banquet by March 30 as follows: – …Manitoba pork producers welcome updated building code
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Media Release, Winnipeg: On behalf of Manitoba pork producers, Manitoba Pork Chair George Matheson welcomes the Government of Manitoba’s recent commitment to repealing the Manitoba Farm Building Code, and amending the Manitoba Building Code by adding specific provisions for farm …