Canada-Quebec Initiative to Assist Livestock Producers in Mitigating the Impact of COVID-19 for 2020-2021
To be eligible under the Program, you must:
Eligible animals are those listed in the table below. They must be raised in Quebec and intended for slaughter for human consumption. Note that animals kept for breeding purposes are excluded.
|Animal Categoy||Minimum Slaughter Weight|
|Red deer||Males or females over 110 kg live weight.|
|Elk|| Males over 250 kg live weight.|
Females over 230 kg live weight.
|Bison||Males over 510 kg live weight. |
Females over 420 kg live weight.
|Wild boar||Males or females over 115 kg live weight.|
|Feeder hogs||Males or females whose carcass weight exceeds the average reference weight calculated per participant.|
|Slaughter cattle||Males or females whose live weight exceeds the average reference weight calculated per participant.|