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 #6-2017Apr 13th, 2017

In this issue of Chop Talk:   AGM 2017: It’s a wrap! Annual Banquet 2017: An evening to remember; Nutrient ban lifted; KAP’s carbon policy; Careers. Read Online: Chop Talk – Issue #7-2017 – April 13, 2017       …

News and Events

Manitoba Pork helps Siloam Mission ‘Make Room’

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

April 11, 2017 (Winnipeg MB) – On April 5, Manitoba pork producers and industry partners gathered for the 2017 Manitoba Pork Annual General Meeting and Banquet. The highlight of the event came when Chair George Matheson presented a cheque for …

2017 Annual General Meeting & Banquet

Thursday, April 06, 2017

Manitoba Pork’s 2017 Annual General Meeting was held on Wednesday, April 5 at The Fairmont Winnipeg. The meeting drew a large audience to hear presentations on what Manitoba Pork accomplished in 2016 and what we have planned for 2017, plus updates from …

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: …

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