Make Manitoba Agriculture your first point of contact for help as you build your future in food and agri-products.  Food and Agri-Product Processing 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.  Call today at 204-239-3362 or 1-800-870-1044 (toll-free in Canada).

The Food and Agri-Product Processing Branch provides 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. 

Visit the Starting a Food Business section to connect with Manitoba facilities that research, develop, process and co-pack food products. 

A variety of valuable resources can be found in the Resources section.  Visit this one-stop shop for factsheets, guidebooks, worksheets and directories to help you build your future in food.

In the About the Sector section, you can learn about exciting new opportunities to manufacture products from agricultural fibre and crop by-products. 


What's New

Manitoba's agri-processors poised to benefit from new government funding framework : New program activities launched under Ag Action Manitoba
 
The food label is an important marketing tool to convey information to your customer.  Certain information is required by law on the label.  To find out the requirements, check out the Food Labelling Requirements factsheet.
 
Did you know that the new Safe Food for Canadians Regulations come into effect on January 15, 2019?  Learn more about the new regulations, requirements and timelines on the Canadian Food Inspection Agency website.

 
Upcoming Events
 
 
Getting Your Food Products into a Grocery Store
Wednesday, September 12
9:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Brandon
See attached poster for more information.
 
Thursday, September 27
9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Steinbach  
See attached poster for more information.
 
Grocery Store Tour for Food Processors
Wednesday, October 3
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Brandon
For more information, click here.
 
Wednesday, November 21
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Steinbach
For more information, click here.