KAP News and Media

KAP News and Media

News Releases

May 17, 2017
KAP comments on proposed rail legislation

May 8, 2017
Motorists asked to be cautious when passing farm equipment

April 21, 2017
Cash deferrals of grain tickets, poor rail service on KAP agenda

April 12, 2017
Existing ag support largely maintained in provincial budget

March 30, 2017
Summary of KAP's position on carbon taxes

March 14, 2017
New safety program aims to prevent farming accidents

February 9, 2017
Explaining KAP's position on carbon pricing

January 31, 2017
KAP congratulates new CGC commissioners

January 26, 2017
KAP annual meeting: climate change, CGC surplus and 15 other resolutions passed

January 19, 2017
KAP welcomes funding review

December 14, 2016
Change to foreign worker program excellent news: KAP

November 21, 2016
Nutrient application ban on now

November 13, 2016
Nutrient application deadline extended again

November 8, 2016
Nutrient application deadline gets extended

November 4, 2016
KAP addresses carbon pricing

September 28, 2016
Manitoba excluded from ag consultation

July 14, 2016
Farmers want a large soybean-processing plant in MB

June 16, 2016
KAP welcomes extension of Fair Rail for Grain Farmers Act

June 1, 2016
KAP reacts to provincial budget

May 25, 2016
Join KAP this weekend at Doors Open Winnipeg

May 2, 2016
Motorists urged to use caution when meeting farm equipment on the road

April 22, 2016
Farmers' flooding concerns raised at KAP meeting

April 6, 2016
KAP asks for investment in ag tech to put MB on the map

Report bad roads to KAP

February 26, 2016
Bad and good news in Canada Transportation Act Review

Membership drive underway: only $210 per farm will help ensure KAP's work continues

January 28, 2016
KAP calls for better rural services

January 25, 2016
KAP annual meeting starts Wednesday

January 15, 2016
KAP annual meeting 2016 - last week in January

January 7, 2016
Good recommendations in agri risk management report

November 13, 2015
Deadline to apply nutrients now next Thursday

November 9, 2015
Province extends nutrient application deadline

October 30, 2015
PED virus, road safety, railways raised at KAP meeting

August 14, 2015
Take care around harvesting equipment on rural roads

July 9, 2015
Rural road repairs, biosecurity raised at KAP meeting

May 1, 2015
KAP looks at Budget 2015

April 27, 2015
Watch out for farm equipment on roads and highways

April 17, 2015
Farmers discuss farm programming, foreign workers, urban/rural divide

January 29, 2015
Meeting ends with large set of resolutions for KAP to act upon

January 28, 2015
New president for Keystone Agricultural Producers

December 18, 2014
KAP and SAFE Work Manitoba helping farmers prepare for safety inspections

December 15, 2014
Producer involvement needed on enacting amendment to Canada Grain Act

November 12, 2014
Good news, bad news on AgriRecovery flood assistance: KAP

October 31, 2014
Flood insurance, soil-borne disease concern KAP members

September 8, 2014
KAP urges producers, provincial inspectors to get ready for heavy grain-dryer use

July 11, 2014
Farmers' severe flooding losses dominate discussion at KAP meeting

July 3, 2014
Flooding in western MB may be worse than in 2011: KAP

May 26, 2014
KAP: share the roadways and drive safely

May 7, 2014
KAP urges producers to use due diligence when selling grain

April 11, 2014
Grain movement, prices, biosecurity, weigh on farmers' minds

March 27, 2014
New grain-movement legislation a step in the right direction

March 7, 2014
KAP welcomes federal action to get grain moving

March 3, 2014
Farm leaders meet with transport minister to resolve dire situation in grain movement

January 31, 2014
KAP meeting addresses wide-ranging issues

November 15, 2013
Western farm leaders concerned about rail service, pipelines, oil and gas exploration

October 10, 2013
Progress in school tax equality comes to a grinding halt

Fall 2013
Clarity on grain dryer inspections

November 15, 2013
Western farm leaders concerned about rail service, pipelines, oil and gas exploration

November 14, 2013
KAP dismayed as government ignores previous fertilizer-application assurances

October 10, 2013
Progress in school tax equality comes to a grinding halt

October 17, 2013
KAP supports Assiniboine River Basin Commission

September 25, 2013
KAP raises awareness of farmers' economic contributions

July 30, 2013
Delaying enforcement of coal ban good news for rural Residents

July 26, 2013
KAP objects to fine print of Fair Rail Freight Service Act

June 7, 2013
Manitoba Livestock Producers Pleased with COOL Announcement

May 10, 2013
KAP asks motorists to be patient in coming weeks

May 9, 2013
Commentary: Two steps backward for education tax fairness

April 30, 2013
Diversion stand-off indication of farmers' desperation: KAP

April 24, 2013
Farmers urged to take the time to be safe

April 17, 2013
Budget holds little for farmers: KAP

January 30, 2013
KAP leaders roll up their sleeves

January 30, 2013
Resolutions from the KAP 29th annual meetin

December 21, 2012
KAP asks snowmobilers to play it safe on farmlands

December 12, 2012
Proposed service level agreement “a victory towards fair and reasonable rail service”

November 1, 2012
KAP rolls out low-cost cell phone package for members

October 26, 2012
Income stability, insurance effectiveness, payment security highlighted in KAP’s agenda

October 9, 2012
Commentary: Growing Forward 2: a re-shaping of public policy at what cost?

September 18, 2012
KAP opposes changes to business risk management programs

September 17, 2012
KAP calls for intervention in pork industry crisi

August 20, 2012
KAP shares the harvest

July 20, 2012
KAP holds summer General Counci

July 18, 2012
Manitoba farmers to participate in farmer-owned fertilizer plan

July 13, 2012
KAP congratulates Province on MASC change

July 5, 2012
Farmers fear for livelihoods, environment as Assiniboine continues yearly flooding

June 6, 2012
MB farmers safeguard environment all year round: KA

May 30, 2012
CP labour disruption symptom of bigger problems: KAP

May 23, 2012
Mixed reaction from KAP over federal check-off announcement

May 2, 2012
Railways get ticket to charge farmers more for grain shipping

April 18, 2012
Budget yields little for farmers: KAP