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.

November 28, 2017

Taking aim at credit options for fledgling farms – Manitoba Co-operator

Traceability changes to jumpstart enforcement in livestock movement reporting – Manitoba Co-operator

November 23, 2017

Manitoba Beef Producers pleased with Throne Speech – mySteinbach.ca

November 21, 2017

Marketed cattle jump cited as Manitoba Beef Producers ends strong on financial year  – Manitoba Co-operator

Import changes looming for veterinary drugs – Manitoba Co-operator

November 20, 2017

Cattle producers look to the future – Mywestman.ca

November 18, 2017

Manitoba Beef Producers sets eyes on 2021 TB-free goal  – Manitoba Co-operator

November 16, 2017

Beef Producers sees carbon policy as a win, but still has some worries – Manitoba Co-operator

November 14, 2017

Manitoba’s Climate and Green plan good policy, smart politics – Manitoba Co-operator

November 11, 2017

District meetings give producers a say – Mywestman.ca

November 7, 2017

Manitoba Beef Producers seek data on predator losses – Manitoba Co-operator

November 6, 2017

Manitoba Beef Producers awards six bursaries – Manitoba Cooperator

November 3, 2017

Province marks Beef Week – Manitoba Co-operator

October 27, 2017

Manitoba Beef Producers kick off membership meetings – Manitoba Co-operator

October 18, 2017

New online bird atlas post first results – Manitoba Co-operator

October 4, 2017

Opening eyes with Open Farm Day – Manitoba Co-operator

Sept. 22, 2017

Manitoba’s Amazing Agriculture Adventure teaches students where their food comes from – Farms.Com

Sept.18, 2017

Sept. 12, 2017

More bang for the buck noted with mob grazing experiment – Manitoba Co-operator

Sept. 6, 2017

Farmers and consumers respond to A&W’s beef sourcing comments – Farms.Com

August 31, 2017

MBP outlines wish list to fulfill new govt’s expansion agenda – Western Producer

August 29, 2017

CRSB verification turns to processors as framework consultations continue – Manitoba Co-operator

July 27, 2017

The census mystery on Canadian farms – Country Guide

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