Legislation and Regulations
Manitoba hog farmers are among the most highly regulated producers in North America. We invite you to click on the links below to learn more about the regulations affecting the industry.
The Environment Act: This legislation has some rules which regulate the hog industry from an environmental perspective.
The Planning Act: This legislation has some rules which regulate the swine industry from a locational perspective.
The Livestock Manure and Mortalities Management Regulation: This regulation is the major set of rules governing the handling of manure in Manitoba as regulated under The Environment Act.
The Provincial Planning Regulation: This regulation contains specific rules related to sizes and location of hog operation as regulated under The Planning Act.
The Save Lake Winnipeg Act: Here you can find useful details regarding the Act.
Other Legislation and Regulations: Visit the Government of Manitoba’s legislation and regulations page.
Summary of Main Manure Regulations in Manitoba: View a table prepared by Manitoba Pork summarizing many of the important manure handling rules.
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 EventsManitoba 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: …