Wildlife Damage Mitigation

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


To be eligible, you must:

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

Deadline or important dates

Program opening: 1 April, 2022
Application deadline: 31 October, 2022
Claim deadline: 31 December, 2022

How to apply

Complete the application and submit it to the Programs Division office.

If you're new to agriculture funding programs since 2018, you also need to complete the Program Funding Registration form. If you're a returning client, you can use the form to update your information.

Supporting documents

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

Contact information

Agriculture – Programs 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
Application Form
Program Funding Registration – Farm Applicants