Resources for Producers

Finance Canada Economic Response Plan

The Government of Canada is taking immediate, significant and decisive action to help Canadians facing hardship as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak. On March 18, 2020, the Prime Minister announced a new set of economic measures to help stabilize the economy during this challenging period. These measures, delivered as part of the Government of Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan, will provide up to $27 billion in direct support to Canadian workers and businesses. Click the link below for more informaton. Finance Canada Website.

COVID-19 Resources from CCA (Canadian Cattlemen's Association)

The Canadian Cattlemen’s Association (CCA) is collaborating with industry stakeholders and the Government of Canada (GoC) to ensure both stable beef production and trade during and following the COVID-19 pandemic. Ensuring Canadians have continued access to nutritious beef products is a top priority in these discussions. The CCA, industry stakeholders and the GoC are working to support business continuity. There are no fundamental changes to the export and import of meat and livestock related to the COVID-19 outbreak. This is a fluid situation and we recommend all partners in beef production stay up to date with and follow Federal and Provincial government policies. Click below for more information Canadian Cattlemen's Association COVID-19 Resource Page

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19): CFIA information for industry

During the COVID-19 pandemic, the CFIA is delivering critical services that protect food safety, animal health, plant health and market access. Appropriate oversight of domestic production and imported food products are essential to providing safe food for consumers while supporting trade and the supply chain. As the COVID-19 pandemic situation continues to evolve, the CFIA will seek to review and adjust its response efforts accordingly. Click below for the latest information from CFIA. CFIA Website

Health Canada COVID-19 Information

Click the link below for the latest information from the Health Canada COVID-19 Page for the latest information. Health Canada COVID-19 Page

Guidelines for Canadian Cattle Sales in 2020-2021

Memorandum on cattle sales during COVID-19 Pandemic-Minister David Marit

Agriculture and its supply chain continue to be an allowable business service during the pandemic. Sales including livestock and farm auctions can continue, provided certain provisions are followed. Click the image to view the November 27th Memorandum from Agiculture Minister David Marit.