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May WLPIP Producer Sessions

Friday, April 21, 2017

AFSC will be hosting a series of WLPIP producer information sessions in May.  Please see the list of locations and dates.  We would love to have you join us.

Please call 1-877-899-AFSC (2372) to reserve your spot.




Applications for Western Livestock Price Insurance Now Available

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Applications are now being accepted for a new livestock price insurance product designed to help cattle and hog producers manage unexpected price declines.

The Western Livestock Price Insurance Program (WLPIP), announced by federal and Western provincial ministers on January 24, 2014, enables livestock producers to purchase price protection on cattle and hogs in the form of an insurance policy. 

Read more here...

Manitoba Producers to Benefit from new Livestock Insurance Program

Thursday, February 13, 2014

Manitoba’s livestock producers will have a new tool to manage risk and withstand market volatility. Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Development Minister Ron Kostyshyn announced today that the province will participate in the Western Livestock Price Insurance Program (WLPIP).

View the press release