Dairy Farmers
of Nova Scotia

Quota Exchange Deadline

February 13th, 2020 12:00pm

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Quota Lease Deadline

January 27th, 2020 4:30pm

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Quota News & Information

P5 Quota Announcement

Incentive Days Announced

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November 1 Quota Increase

Based on a recommendation of the P5 Quota Committee, the P5 Boards have agreed to return to harmonized quota issuance by increasing the quota allocated to Quebec and the Maritime Provinces by 1%, effective November 1, 2019. Ontario quota issuance will remain the same. The P5 Quota Committee will continue reviewing the milk production and market trends, as well as processing capacity, and recommend any other production signals in early October.

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DFNS Annual General Meeting

The DFNS 19th AGM Booklet is now available to view online.

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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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New Raw Milk Production and Transportation Regulations

The Natural Products Marketing Council has combined five existing regulations into one new regulation, effective March 15, 2020. The RMPT regulation applies to dairy producers, transporters and processors.

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