Wildlife Damage Mitigation Program
The Wildlife Damage Mitigation program helps farms protect crop and livestock from wildlife damage to improve industry competitiveness and resilience.
To be eligible, you must be a farm or Mi'kmaq conducting farming activities in a Mi'kmaw community.
For farms, you need to:
- be currently and properly registered in the correct income category under the Farm Registration Act
- have generated an annual eligible gross commodity income of at least $30,000
- be at least 19 years old and actively farming in the program year
Refer to the Program Guidelines for detailed eligibility.
Deadline or important dates
Program opening: 21 April 2023
Application deadline: 31 October 2023
Claim deadline: 31 December 2023
How to apply
Applications are closed.
Department of Agriculture
74 Research Drive
Bible Hill, NS B6L 2R2