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Bison-Producer Assurance Rebate Program

Value

Maximum program payment of $15,000 per operation

Description

The Bison-Producer Assurance Rebate Program provides bison producers with a rebate for approved eligible equipment expenses that improve animal welfare practices.

Eligible Applicants

You are eligible to apply for a rebate if:

  • You are a Saskatchewan bison producer;
  • You are 18 years of age;
  • You must file income tax in Saskatchewan demonstrating a minimum of $50,000 in gross farm income in the year of the application;
  • You have a Saskatchewan Premises Identification number.
  • You have completed the Bison Biosecurity and Welfare program training; and
  • You have had an assessment completed by a veterinarian licensed in Saskatchewan.

Eligible Expenses

Animal Welfare Improvements

  • Bud box (Max rebate: $2,500):
    • Basic bud box;
  • Dart guns;
  • Crash gate;
  • Neck brace;
  • Squeeze chute/exit alleyway handling chute (Max rebate: $6,000):
    • Portable or stationary, manual or hydraulic including powerpak, all types of gates, extra restraints including neck extender, head holder, sternum bar,
    • Head gate if purchased standalone;
  • Belting for alleyways;
  • Non-slip rubber padding;
  • Stationary or portable covering for the handling chute (Max rebate: $3,000):
    • Frame with tin/metal roofing, and
    • Tarp system;
  • Movable/free-standing panels and gates:
    • Metal;
  • Segregation box stalls;
  • Weigh scale:
    • Max rebate: $2,500 for weigh scale system including load bars, platform, load cells, cables and basic weigh indicator, and
    • Max rebate: $550 for basic weigh indicator when purchased standalone; and
  • Loading chute (Max rebate: $3,000):
    • Metal, and
    • Portable or stationary, adjustable.

Deadline Date

  Ongoing
Industry: Agriculture, Location: Saskatchewan ,
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