Strychnine Poison

Res #: 24-03M
Number: 24
Year: 2003
Midterm: Yes
Expired: Yes
Responses Received: No
Departments: Health Canada

Resolution No. 24-03M

WHEREAS, 2% Liquid Strychnine Concentrate was not provided to farmers early enough in 2003 and prior years; and

WHEREAS, due to the timing of application of the product, it has been ineffective; and

WHEREAS, there continues to be a severe gopher infestation in Saskatchewan;

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that SARM lobby the Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) of Health Canada to register the 2% Liquid Strychnine Concentrate in Saskatchewan for 2004; and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that this product be made available to RMs in January.