Dairy Farmers
of Nova Scotia

Quota Exchange Deadline

September 13th, 2022 12:00pm

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Quota Lease Deadline

August 25th, 2022 4:30pm

TPQ Lease Agreement form Lease-in List

To confirm receipt of Lease Agreements please call Stephanie at 902-324-0672

Quota News & Information

Incentive Day – June 2022

Based on the analysis of anticipated market requirements and lower butter stocks, the P5 Boards announce one incentive day on a non-cumulative basis to conventional milk producers for the month of June. The P5 board’s primary objective is to continuously monitor the milk market situation and meet demand in the most optimal way.

P5 Message

Latest News

P5 Message – Adjustment of Maximum No Pay SNF/BF Ratio

After reviewing the current market requirements for SNF, the P5 Boards have agreed to decrease the maximum SNF/BF ratio eligible for payment from 2.30 to 2.25, effective August 1, 2022. The SNF/BF market ratio will remain unchanged at 2.0.

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New Entrant Program Suspended for 2023

DFNS has made the difficult decision to suspend the NEP Program for 2023.

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DFNS-DFPEI Announcement

The Boards of Dairy Farmers of Nova Scotia (DFNS) and Dairy Farmers of Prince Edward Island (DFPEI) are please to announce they have agreed to share the services of one general manager for both organizations

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Third round of compensation now available for Canadian dairy farmers

On December 20, 2021 the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, announced that the third payment under the Dairy Direct Payment Program (DDPP) is now available to producers.

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