StockTalk

Manitoba Agriculture produces free Livestock webinars- live and on demand.  Manitoba Agriculture specialists and invited guests will speak to a variety of topics related to livestock feed and nutrition, marketing and production management.
 
 
Please do not share your hyperlink to the webinar only one person can enter the webinar on each link. By registering, you will receive an email with the link to the recorded webinar for viewing at a time that is more convenient to you. 
 
StockTalk webinars are also available on YouTube at: www.youtube.com/ManitobaAgriculture.
 

 

StockTalk Webinars

 
April 26, 2018
What you may not know about WLPIP
Jason Dobbin, Livestock Price Insurance Coordinator, MASC 
  • The Western Livestock Price Insurance Program(WLPIP) is a risk management program for livestock producers to protect their farm against price volatility in the marketplace.
Introduction to the WLPIP Decision Calculator
Ben Hamm, Farm Enterprise Management Specialist, Manitoba Agriculture
  •  The WLPIP Decision Calculator helps producers select the amount of price protection their operation requires to effectively manage market risk.   
  • In can calculate premium costs; insured coverage values; production costs not covered; and potential marketplace marginal returns for their beef farm operation.
10:00 a.m.
 
 
 

Past webinars

January, 2018
WCCCS II : Learning How Producers Measure & Manage 
Kathy Larson,
Research Economist, WBDC
July, 2017 Premises Identification- How it Benefits Your Farm 
Kari-Ann Weddall,
Manitoba Agriculture
March, 2017 Update on Dairy Cow Lameness
Dr. Rob Berry,
Dairy Cattle Specialist,Manitoba Agriculture
February, 2017
Starting or Expanding a Livestock Operation in Manitoba - What Rules Apply?
Sheri Grift, 
Land Use Planning Specialist, Manitoba Agriculture  
January , 2017 Planned Grazing – Does a little work go a long way? 
Pamela Iwanchysko,  
Livestock Farm Production Extension Specialist, Manitoba Agriculture 
December, 2016
Premises Identification: Will you be notified in an emergency?
Victoria Tkachuk,
Traceability Coordinator, Manitoba Agriculture
Antimicrobial resistance and possible regulatory changes
Wayne Tomlinson, 
Extension Veterinarian, Manitoba Agriculture  
November, 2016
Breaking the Mould – How to Use Less Than Ideal Feeds 
Juanita Kopp,                                                                                           
Industry Development Specialist - Beef, Manitoba Agriculture
October, 2016 Economics of Backgrounding
Ben Hamm,                                                                                        
Farm Enterprise Management Specialist, Manitoba Agriculture
 
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What is a Webinar?
A webinar is a web conference where you register and then you will receive a hyperlink to join the webinar. You join the webinar from your own computer and you will see the PowerPoint presentation and hear the presenter.  Participants wishing to join the webinar using their computer will need a good internet connection and a speaker. Participants can ask questions and receive responses from the presenters during the webinar. You can access the live webinar from your smart phone or tablet. The app is GoToMeeting or GoToWebinar; you can download this app for free.
System Requirements
PC-based attendees
Required: Windows® 8, 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server
Mac®-based attendees
Required: Mac OS® X 10.6 or newer
Mobile attendees
Required: iPhone®, iPad®, Android™ phone or Android tablet