Programs and Services

To ensure producers have access to all the support and advice they need to be competitive, successful and informed, Manitoba Pork provides a comprehensive suite of programs and services producers can use.


Financial Programs

Click on the links below for financial advice, assistance and program funding for Manitoba pork producers.

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Producer Registration

All hog producers and hog production premises must register with Manitoba Pork. You can find all of the forms, requirements and information you need here.

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Find out how to transport hogs from barn to barn or from barn to the processor, in a safe, low-stress and humane way. Information on the Emergency Response Unit (ERU) is also available here.

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Swine Health and Disease Management

To maintain high herd health, Manitoba Pork provides producers with a variety of tools and information on best biosecurity practices, PRRS, and other diseases that affect pigs.

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Manitoba Hog Grading

Access all of the information you need on MPC’s Manitoba Hog Grading service.

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Industry Training

Find all of the training programs and courses offered by MPC in conjunction with Assiniboine Community College for members of the hog production and transport industries.

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Find all of the information you need on CQA and ACA programs that are administered by Manitoba Pork which provide producers with the ability to validate that specific standards are being used in the production of pork for consumers.

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Workplace Safety and Health / HR

Manitoba Pork in conjunction with the Workers Compensation Board of Manitoba have provided a detailed list of information and resources with the goal of improving working conditions and worker safety within the hog production industry.

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Emergency Response

A comprehensive list of contact numbers and information you need in the case of hog transportation accidents, manure storage system failures, power line emergencies, animal neglect and emotional crisis.

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PigTrace Canada

PigTrace Canada is an industry-lead initiative of the Canadian Pork Council that has developed a world-class swine traceability system.

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Starting or Expanding a Pig Farm in Manitoba

At the request of Manitoba Pork, DGH Engineering Ltd. has prepared a detailed budget estimate to construct new hog finisher facilities in today’s market conditions. Click on the following links to view the reports and appendices: 1600 Head Hog

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Chop Talk – Issue #3-2017Feb 15th, 2017

In this issue of Chop Talk: UM Animal Science Dept: Changes at the helm; CWSHIN 4th quarter 2016 report; Canadian Pork Excellence (CPE) being piloted on farms; Manure nutrients: Could gravity provide the answer? Starting or expanding a pig farm: …

News and Events

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 …

Biosecurity Notice from the Office of the Chief Veterinarian

Monday, December 12, 2016

Due to the ongoing risks associated with Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea and Seneca Virus A, the Manitoba Chief Veterinarian would like to remind animal transporters to use proper biosecurity practices when delivering animals to high traffic sites. This is a critical …

Manitoba pork producers welcome CETA signing

Monday, October 31, 2016

On behalf of Manitoba pork producers, Manitoba Pork Chair George Matheson welcomes the signing of the Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) in Brussels on Sunday, October 30, 2016. The 28-country European Union (EU), with a population of …

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