Animal Care

Manitoba Pork strives to provide all the tools and resources Manitoba hog producers need to deliver the highest quality of care to their herds while also allowing them to continually improve in the field of animal care.

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Transportation

Pig transporters in Manitoba are held to a high standard as outlined in the Code of Practice for transportation of pigs, government legislation, and the Transport Quality Assurance program.

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On-Farm Care

Herdspersons are expected to follow and implement the industry’s standard of care as laid out in the care and handling of pigs Code of Practice, government legislation, and the Animal Care Assessment program.

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Pig Handling

This section includes resources and instructions on proper pig handling techniques that can minimize the stress on both the hogs and handlers.

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Tools for Group Housing

MPC is committed to providing the necessary tools to help producer's transition to group-based sow housing systems.

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Manitoba farmers do not accept any degree of animal abuse or neglect. If cases of abuse or neglect are observed, they must be immediately reported to the provincial authorities. All reports are treated with utmost confidentiality.

Animal Care Hotline
1-888-945-8001

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 Events

Swine 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 …

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