Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Canada
Commodity Group
Meat
Commodity
Live animals
Date
01/08/2012
Policy Category
Production
Policy Instrument
State market intervention
Description
Offered livestock tax deferrals to producers in drought-affected municipalities which allows eligible producers in designated areas to defer income tax on the sale of breeding livestock for one year to help replenish breeding stock in the following year. In addition, producers have access to assistance through existing business risk management (BRM) programmes.