Markets and Statistics

Markets and Statistics Page
This section is your gateway to hundreds of factual reports describing Manitoba’s dynamic agrifood sector and rural communities.
 
The starting point to explore the most comprehensive reports and data is the Statistics Tables. For in-depth information on individual agricultural sectors, visit the Crops and Livestock pages. To link to statistics about farm income and expenses, visit the Financial page.
 
On the Trade page, you will find links to agrifood export statistics, as well as many reports on global market challenges for the industry. The Food and Value-Added page links to resources describing the economic contribution of the industry, as well as sales and market trends.
 
For more information email us at: IndustryIntelligence@gov.mb.ca

  

What's New

 
The Price Discovery Stakeholder Working Group is looking at options to improve the collection and reporting of Fed Cattle market information in Canada.  Please see the Importance of Cattle Price Reporting and plan to participate (read more here).
 
Manitoba Markets Weekly Reports:  These two reports are a weekly summary of the latest commodity prices for Livestock along with Grains and Oilseeds.
 
A new report on Manitoba Forage prices is availale. This report is the result of extensive surveys of buyers and sellers in Manitoba. It can be found under Forage Market Prices.
 
Manitoba Agriculture Statistics Factsheet is now available on our website and also ready to be shared in Manitoba Ag Days 2018.
 
2016 Census of Agriculture Manitoba Profile has been released. The number of Manitoba farms has been declining, while the farm size, herd sizes and gross farm cash receipts have been increasing. Manitoba has the second youngest population of farm operators in Canada.
 
The Price Improvement Program is currently in place to improve quality and quantity of livestock marketing information. Program information and Livestock Prices Collection Templates can be found under Livestock Statistics. Market Intelligence encourages both buyers and sellers to contribute by reporting sales information.
 

Report Release

July 19, 2018 : The Manitoba Top Markets (PDF 323KB) can be found under Trade Statistics. The United States was the biggest market for Manitoba agri-food and seafood exports in 2017, followed by China and Japan.
 
July 19 2018 : The Manitoba Trade with the United States, 2013-2017 (XLSX 414KB) can be found under Trade Statistics.
 
July 19 2018 : The Manitoba Trade with China, 2013-2017 (XLSX 367KB) can be found under Trade Statistics.
 
July 19 2018 : The Manitoba Trade with Japan, 2013-2017 (XLSX 354KB) can be found under Trade Statistics.
 
July 19 2018 : The Manitoba Trade with Mexico, 2013-2017 (XLSX 366KB) can be found under Trade Statistics.
 
July 19 2018 : The Livestock Exports - Monthly (XLS 406KB) 2006 to May 2018 can be found under Trade Statistics.
 
July 19, 2018: The Livestock Exports -Annually (XLS 346KB) 2012 to May 2018 can be found under Trade Statistics.
 
July 19, 2018 : The All Sector Monthly Prices (XLSX 431KB) 2005 to June 2018 with graphs can be found under Manitoba Grains and Oilseeds Prices or Market Livestock Prices Report.
 
July 19, 2018 : The Weekly-Monthly Manitoba Cattle Prices (XLS 693KB) 2000 to June 2018 with price graphs can be found under Market Livestock Prices Report.
 
July 19, 2018 : The Weekly-Monthly Manitoba Crops Prices (XLS 2,321KB) 2005 to June 2018 can be found under Manitoba Grains and Oilseeds Prices.
 
July 19, 2018 : The Weekly-Monthly Manitoba Hog Prices (XLS 153KB) 2005 to June 2018 with price graphs can be found under Market Livestock Prices Report.
 
 July 19, 2018 : Cattle Feeders Calves Sold Through Manitoba Auction Markets (PDF 201KB) has been released and can also be found at the bottom of the July, 6 2018 (PDF 513KB) Manitoba Markets Livestock Prices report. MB Auction Markets sold 7,256 head of cattle in June, 4% higher than the previous year.
 
July 19, 2018 : The Alberta and Saskatchewan Cattle-on-Feed  (PDF 182KB) has been released and can also be found at the bottom of the July 13, 2018 (PDF 494KB) Manitoba Markets report. The AB/SK Cattle on Feed report showed numbers on July 1 up 6% from last year.
 
July 19, 2018 : The United States Hog Inventory Summary (PDF 1941KB) has been released and can also be found at the bottom of  the  June 29, 2018 (PDF 504KB) Manitoba Markets Livestock Prices report. US total hog inventory were 73.5 million head on June 1, 3% higher than last year.
 
July 19, 2018 : The United States Cattle-on-Feed (PDF 185KB) has been released and can also be found at the bottom of  the June, 22 2018 (PDF 495KB) Manitoba Markets Livestock Prices report. US Cattle on feed on June 1 was 11.6 million, 4% higher than the previous year.
  
May 29, 2018 : Manitoba's Farm Cash Receipts - Annual, 2017 (PDF 449KB) is now available and can be found under Financial Statistics. Manitoba farm cash receipts for 2017 were record high at $6.51 billion, up from the previous record high of $5.98 billion in 2014.
 
May 29, 2018 : Manitoba's Farm Income - Annual, 2017 (PDF 604KB) is now available and can be found under Financial Statistics. Manitoba realized net income for 2017 set record at $972 million, up 23% from the previous record high in 2014.
 
May 9, 2018 : The Manitba Annual Exports by HS Code (XLSX 946KB) and Manitba Annual Imports by HS Code (XLSX 1,932KB) 2008 to 2017 can be found under Trade Statistics.
 
April 19, 2018 : The Crop Highlights Census of Agricutlure (PDF 345KB) 2016 is now available and can be found under Crop Statistics
 
March 29, 2017 : Manitoba's Farm Income Forecast (PDF 368KB) for 2017 and 2018 is now available and can be found under Financial Statistics.
  
March 22, 2018 : The Values of Manitoba Food and Beverage Manufacturing Sales, 2017 (PDF 253KB) with graphs can be found under Food and Value Added Agriculture Statistics.
 
March 21, 2018 : The Manitoba Top Exports (PDF 33KB)  (PDF 33KB) can be found under Trade Statistics. Canola is the biggest commodity exported by Manitoba in terms of value, followed by pork and wheat.
 
March 20, 2018 : The Significance of Manitoba Food and Beverage Manufacturing Industry, 2017 (PDF 332KB) with graphs can be found under Food and Value Added Agriculture Statistics.
 
March 20, 2018 : The Food Manufacturing Sales, 2017 (PDF 184KB) with graphs can be found under Food and Value Added Agriculture Statistics.
    
March 20, 2018 : The Food and Beverage Manufacturing Trade Balance, 2013-2017 (PDF 184KB) with graphs can be found under Food and Value Added Agriculture Statistics.
 
March 20, 2018 : The Food and Beverage Manufacturing Exports, 2013-2017 (PDF 198KB) with graphs can be found under Food and Value Added Agriculture Statistics.
 
March 20, 2018 : The Food and Beverage Manufacturing Imports, 2013-2017 (PDF 196KB) with graphs can be found under Food and Value Added Agriculture Statistics.
  
March 6, 2018 : The Livestock on Farms in Manitoba and Canada (PDF 210KB) has been released and can also be found under Livestock Statistics. The report showed cattle, hog and sheep numbers in Manitoba on January 1 were up 1%, 4% and 15% respectively from last year. Canadian inventories increased by 1%, 3% and 3% respectively.
   
February 5, 2018 : The United States Cattle Inventory Summary (PDF 194KB) has been released and can also be found at the bottom of  the February 5, 2018 (PDF 509KB) Manitoba Markets Livestock Prices report. US inventory of all cattle and calves on January 1 were 94.4 million head, 1% higher than the previous year.
     
January 8, 2018 : The November Estimates of Production of Principal Field Crops (PDF 304KB) 2017 can be found under Crop Statistics.
 
December 1st, 2017 : Manitoba's Farm Cash Receipts Estimates - Quarterly (PDF 396KB) for January to September 2017 is now available and can be found under Financial Statistics. Manitoba farm cash receipts for the first three quarters of 2017 are estimated to be $4.88 billion, 7.5% higher than 2016 level.
 

Resources

 
The video Canadian Agriculture Statistics is now available and can be viewed through the Statistics Canada website.  Statistics Canada provides agriculture information that ranges from farm to the grocery aisle.  View their latest video and learn more about Canadian agriculture.  Manitoba Agriculture uses this information to publish agriculture statistics specific to Manitoba.  You can find Manitoba market and statistics information at our website.