Risk Management Program Increased to $150 Million

  • 27 Jul, 2020
  • Melanie Deland
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The deadline of July 30, 2020 is fast approaching for farmers to apply to the Risk Management Program (RMP)

  • The deadline to apply closes at midnight on July 30th, 2020.
  • Producers should contact the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs’ delivery agent, Agricorp, to enroll in the Risk Management Program and AgriStability or to discuss their individual files.
  • In response to COVID-19, the federal and Ontario governments have added labour as an insured risk to Production Insurance for the 2020 growing season.
  • Canada and Ontario have also announced up to $10 million of support for beef and pork sectors through AgriRecovery.
  • Ontario has an estimated 49,600 farms that contribute an estimated $7.6 billion annually to the province’s economy.

The link to apply:

https://www.agricorp.com/en-ca/News/2020/Pages/RMP-FundingIncreasedTo150Million.aspx

 

 

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