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Posted July 6, 2015

Manitoba Beef Producers to host meeting in The Pas

Manitoba Beef Producers will be on the road later this month. A member outreach meeting has been scheduled for July 14 in The Pas to meet with MBP members in that region of the province. MBP general manager Melinda German...

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Posted May 28, 2015

More Western livestock producers eligible for tax relief

New Regions Designated for Livestock Tax Deferrals in 2014 Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada media release The Government of Canada has announced a final list of designated regions where tax deferrals have been authorized for 2014 due to the impact of...

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Posted May 19, 2015

Manitoba Beef Producers pleased with WTO ruling on U.S. COOL

WINNIPEG – Manitoba Beef Producers (MBP) is pleased with the May 18 World Trade Organization (WTO) ruling that signals an end to the long and costly legal fight against the United States’ Country of Origin Labeling (COOL) law. The WTO’s...

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Posted May 7, 2015

Now Hiring: Tradeshow/Event Spokesperson – Manitoba Beef Producers

Manitoba Beef Producers (MBP) is seeking to fill the position of contract Tradeshow/Event Spokesperson immediately. MBP is the exclusive voice of cattle producers throughout Manitoba and engages both members and the public in a variety of ways including attendance at...

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Posted May 1, 2015

Now Hiring: Project Coordinator – Manitoba Beef & Forage Initiatives Inc.

Manitoba Beef and Forage Initiatives Inc. (MBFII), under the leadership of Manitoba Beef Producers is developing a new and exciting opportunity for anyone interested in participating in leading edge beef and forage research and extension.  MBFII is collaborating with multiple...

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Posted May 1, 2015

Now Hiring: Herd Manager – Manitoba Beef & Forage Initiatives Inc.

Manitoba Beef and Forage Initiatives Inc. (MBFII), under the leadership of Manitoba Beef Producers is developing a new and exciting opportunity for someone interested in participating in leading edge beef and forage research and extension.  MBFII is collaborating with multiple...

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Posted April 29, 2015

Manitoba Beef Producers to offer six bursaries in 2015

WINNIPEG – Manitoba Beef Producers (MBP) is pleased to announce it is offering six $500 bursaries to deserving Manitoba students in 2015. MBP awarded four $500 bursaries in 2014. The bursaries are available to MBP members or their children who...

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Posted February 13, 2015

Manitoba Beef Producers comment on confirmed case of BSE

For immediate release Feb. 13, 2015 WINNIPEG – Manitoba Beef Producers (MBP) is continuing to monitor the developments surrounding a confirmed case of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) in a beef cow in Alberta. Although any case of BSE is a...

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Posted January 21, 2015

AGM Agenda Set

With the event just over two weeks away, excitement is starting to build for the 36th Manitoba Beef Producers Annual General Meeting. A number of great speakers have been lined up for the two-day event, which runs from Feb. 5-6...

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Posted December 30, 2014

Manitoba Beef Producers applaud tax deferral announcement

WINNIPEG – Manitoba Beef Producers (MBP) applaud today’s announcement from the federal government that eligible producers who sold cattle because of forage shortfalls due to flooding and excess moisture, will be allowed to defer tax on cattle sales for 2014....