Producer's Responsibilities

Standards to meet

Review of corn heat units (CHUs)

La Financière agricole has reviewed the number of corn heat units (CHUs) per municipality based on data from the new Atlas agroclimatique du Québec. You can consult the lists of municipalities and their CHUs along with the list of CHUs according to the seeding date by clicking on the following links:

Seeding deadlines

Producers can consult the Directory of Dates 2014 for Applying the Crop Insurance Program (Ce lien ouvrira une nouvelle fenêtreFrench - This link will open a new windowEnglish translation) for all the deadlines they must meet concerning their productions.

Other farming practices
  • Guide to farming standards approved by La Financière agricole for Cereals, Grain corn and Oilseeds - (2013 -  extended to 2014)
    (This link will open a new windowFrench) (pdf, 770 Ko) - (This link will open a new windowEnglish translation) (pdf, 41 Ko).
  • Guide to farming standards approved by La Financière agricole for Potatoes - (2013 -  extended to 2014)
    (Ce lien ouvrira une nouvelle fenêtreFrench) (pdf, 387 Ko) - (Ce lien ouvrira une nouvelle fenêtreEnglish translation) (pdf, 124 Ko).

Standards recommended by Centre de référence en agriculture et agroalimentaire du Québec (CRAAQ) or agreed by La Financière agricole.

© Gouvernement du Québec, 2014