POP: Weather Related Disasters
Res #: POP 1-06M
Responses Received: No
Point of Privilege Resolution No. 1-06M
WHEREAS, the Provincial and Federal Governments made a payment to producers that suffered as a result of excessive moisture; and
WHEREAS, producers in other parts of this province suffered as a result of lack of moisture; and
WHEREAS, we feel that all producers in the province should be treated equally in a weather-related disaster;
THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that SARM request the Minister of Agriculture to setup a meeting with the Farm Support Review Committee and the Southwest Drought Committee as soon as possible.