MBP In The Media

Manitoba Beef Producers is proud to be the voice of the provincial beef industry. Part of that important work is keeping an open line of dialogue with the media to ensure that the voice of our members is heard on breaking news and issues.

Below are a collection of articles focusing on MBP and Manitoba Beef & Forage Initiatives or in which MBP was asked to comment and represent the interests of our members and the provincial beef industry.


July 15, 2017

Train cattle to eat leafy spurge – Western Producer

Two cattle left for dead by rustlers – Manitoba Cooperator

July 7, 2017

MBFI hosts first tour of new Brandon pasture – Westman Jopurnal

July 6, 2017

MB Cattle Producers Pleased With New Bovine Tuberculosis Prevention Grants – Pembina Valley Online

June 27, 2017

On-farm grass solutions embrace the sun and energy efficiencies  – Canadian Cattlemen

June 14, 2017 

Expanded mandate means highers costs for VBP audits – Manitoba Co-Operator

May 25, 2017

Manitoba’s beef producers react to US NAFTA talk – Manitoba Co-Operator

May 17, 2017

Nerbas Bros. Angus recognized for environmental efforts – Manitoba Co-Operator

May 4, 2017

MBFI leadership team set for exciting 2017 – MySteinbach

May 2, 2017 

Livestock industries eye growth with provincial strategy – Manitoba Co-operator

May 1, 2017

SARPAL spreads to Manitoba – Canadian Cattlemen

April 24, 2017

Ergot an ongoing problem for cattle producers – Manitoba Co-operator 

New investments make provincial budget good for agriculture – Manitoba Co-operator

April 12, 2017 

Carbon taxes should be like income taxes – with credits – Manitoba Co-operator

April 4, 2017 

Sector asked to weigh in on Growing Forward 2 successor – Manitoba Co-operator

March 27, 2017

Hungry wolves take big bite out of profits, cattle producers say – Winnipeg Free Press

Manitoba aims to increase its cattle herd – Canadian Cattlemen 

Increasing number of wolf attacks sparks concern among Manitoba cattle farmers – CBC

March 24, 2017 

Beef producers seeing more wolf kills – Manitoba Co-operator

March 23, 2017

Manitoba Beef Producers releases carbon pricing policy – Manitoba Co-operator

March 17, 2017 

Don’t tax us for carbon cattle farmers plead – CBC

March 16, 2017 

Manitoba Beef Producers make recommendations for carbon pricing policy – CTV Winnipeg

March 9, 2017 

Manitoba Beef Producers working to protect species at risk – Manitoba Co-operator

March 4, 2017

Sound cattle management good for bird population – Winnipeg Free Press

March 3, 2017 

Manitoba Beef Producers working to protect species at risk – MySteinbach.ca