Wildlife Damage Mitigation

The Wildlife Damage Mitigation program improves industry competitiveness and resilience by helping farms protect crop and livestock from wildlife damage.


A Nova Scotia farmer that:

  • is currently registered in the correct income category under the Farm Registration Act
  • has generated an annual eligible gross commodity income of $30,000
  • is at least 19 years old
See to the Program Guidelines for detailed eligibility.

Deadline or important dates

Program Opening: 1 April 2021
Application Due: 31 October 2021
Claim Deadline:  1 March 2022

For more details on important deadlines see the Program Guidelines.

How to Apply

Complete and submit the application form to the Programs & Business Risk Management office.

Clients new to programs since 2018 must complete the Program Funding Registration (PFR) Form. Returning clients are to update their PFR Form as necessary.

Supporting Documents

Program Guidelines, Application Form and Program Funding Registration Forms are available in the "Downloads" section.

Contact Information

Agriculture – Programs and Business Risk Management Division
74 Research Dr.
Bible Hill, NS B6L 2R2

Phone: 902 893-6377
Toll-free: 1 866 844-4276
Fax: 902 893-7579
Email: prm@novascotia.ca


Program Guidelines