KAP is Manitoba’s general farm policy organization, representing and promoting the interests of thousands of agricultural producers in Manitoba. KAP works for farmers by advocating for policies that will keep Manitoba’s agriculture industry profitable, sustainable, and globally competitive. KAP policy is developed by farmers and commodity group members representing all agricultural commodities and all regions of Manitoba.
The Environmental Farm Plan (EFP) program is a voluntary, self-assessment process that helps farm managers identify on-farm environmental assets and risks and develop an action plan to address those risks. The EFP is offered as a Strategic Initiative under the Environment Program federal provincial Canadian Agricultural Partnership (CAP) Agreement.
Manitoba Agriculture and Resource Development (ARD) is responsible for the maintenance of the content in the EFP Workbook and the delivery of the EFP Workshops. KAP is responsible for the administration of the EFP, including third party verification, data collection and reporting, and the EFP advisory committee.
At this time, KAP is seeking proposals from qualified information technology consultants to assist the project team with vendor selection for a new electronic Environmental Farm Plan (eEFP) online platform and database.
Click here to read the full RFP.