O.C. 19/2018

February 7, 2018

WHEREAS the agriculture industry is experiencing economic losses and hardship resulting from low cattle prices and high forage prices;

WHEREAS the economic losses and hardship are at levels that constitute a disaster;

THEREFORE the Lieutenant Governor in Council declares that a disaster exists, in the nature of an agricultural economic hardship disaster, with respect to the 2017-2018 fiscal year.

For Information only

Recommended by:          Minister of Agriculture and Forestry

Authority:                           Fiscal Planning and Transparency Act
                                             (section 7)