Make Manitoba Agriculture your first point of contact for help as you build your future in food and agri-products. We provide services to entrepreneurs, businesses and organizations to strengthen the competitive position of Manitoba's food and agri-product processing industries in the domestic and global marketplace. 

Our business development specialists offer consulting and pathfinding services, workshops, training and access to market development activities that will help you manage and grow your business. Contact us today by emailing

Visit the New Business Pathways website for resources and tools to help you build your future in food.  

Assistance with the scale up of your food and beverage products for commercialization can be provided by Food Development Centre (FDC). FDC is a fee-for-service facility that provides technical and research assistance for agri-food businesses, with a services focus on plant and animal protein products and ingredients to support the Manitoba Protein Advantage (MPA). Contact us today by emailing

In the About the Sector section, you can learn about the food, beverage and protein sectors in Manitoba.


What's New

Spaces available at The International Food and Drink Event (IFE) March 2023 

For more detail information about IFE 2023 and the registration, please click in the following link
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Canadian Food Exporters Association (CFEA) at the following link: Home - Canadian Food Exporters Association (CFEA)

Business Pathways Website - Your Future in Food

Manitoba Agriculture has launched a new Business Pathways website to make it easier to find the connections, tools and resources you need every step of the way. Business Pathways is your one-stop shop for business development, product and process development and market development information, incorporating the programs and services provided by business service providers and industry partners from the entire ecosystem.

Manitoba Agriculture Co-Packer Service Finder App

A new interactive Manitoba Agriculture Co-Packer Service Finder App with over 65 Manitoba companies has just been launched! This user friendly app streamlines your search process by allowing you to filter co-packers by type of product and packaging making it easier and more efficient to find and assess potential food and beverage co-packers that will meet your processing needs in Manitoba. 

What Type of Food Processing Facility is Right for You - a Video Series 

This six part video series features videos of food processors and service providers, including commercial community kitchens and contract manufacturers.  The series will help food processors understand the options and considerations involved in choosing a food processing facility.

Upcoming Events

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) for your Food Processing Business
Thursday, March 16, 2023
9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Online Delivery
No cost
Click here for more information.

Insurance and Liability Considerations for Your Food Processing Business
Tuesday, March 9, 2023
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Online Delivery
No cost
Click here for more information.