Dairy Farmers
of Nova Scotia

Quota Exchange Deadline

April 9th, 2020 12:00pm

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Quota Lease Deadline

Quota lease temporarily suspended

Quota News & Information

P5 Quota Message - April 3, 2020

The situation with COVID-19 continues to evolve at a rapid pace. The P5 Boards’ primary objective is to meet milk market demand in the most optimal way, however these are uncertain times and we must be able to adapt to new circumstances as they occur.

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DFNS Quota Policy Changes –Effective April 1, 2020

POLICY CHANGES: The DFNS board has responded to current unprecedented circumstances by implementing the following changes effective April 1, 2020: • A 3% quota reduction for all producers; • Suspension of quota leasing; and • A minus $20/hl overquota levy for milk shipped above +10 days.

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Please see the link below for important information regarding COVID-19

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DFNS 19th Annual General Meeting

The Shoreline Journal has once again covered the main topics and presentations of the DFNS AGM.

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Revised Producer Payment Calculations for January 2021

The P5 provinces agreed to modify the on-farm component payment policy to better reflect market revenue and ensure better equity between producers in an environment of SNF structural surplus.

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