Welcome to your gateway for information and resources on the agriculture and agri-food workforce in Manitoba.

A skilled and available workforce is critical to the stability and growth of Manitoba’s food system. A career in agriculture helps Manitoba to continue to provide high quality, nutritious and affordable foods to Manitobans, and beyond.

Are you an employer? Visit the Employers page to learn more about regulations and employment standards, developing an HR plan, workforce development and training opportunities, provincial programs and incentives for employers and how to locate skilled people.

Do you want to upskill or locate resources to prepare you for your job search? Visit the Job Seekers page to learn about the skills and training needed to work in the agricultural industry, and employment services and supports.

Ready to find the career in agriculture for you? Visit the Industry Careers page to view a range of career profiles, find jobs in agriculture right now, learn more about the agri-food sector in Manitoba, and locate additional resources for teachers and students. 

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What’s New?

Impact of COVID-19 on agri-food sector employment report

News Releases

August 3, 2023: Manitoba government provides $1.7 million to help Manitobans enter the labour market

October 5, 2021: Province invests $1.9 million in industry expansion program to support approximately 350 positions at Maple Leaf Foods Inc.


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