Regulations Respecting the Pricing in Interprovincial and Export Trade of Asparagus Produced in Ontario
The Ontario Asparagus Growers’ Marketing Board, pursuant to section 3 of the Ontario Asparagus Growers’ Marketing-for-Processing OrderFootnote *, hereby makes the annexed Regulations respecting the pricing in interprovincial and export trade of asparagus produced in Ontario.
Dated at London, Ontario, this 7th day of March, 1980
1 These Regulations may be cited as the Ontario Asparagus Pricing (Interprovincial and Export) Regulations.
2 In these Regulations,
Act means The Farm Products Marketing Act (Ontario); (Loi)
asparagus means asparagus produced in Ontario that is used by a processor for processing; (asperges)
- Commodity Board
Commodity Board means The Ontario Asparagus Growers’ Marketing Board, established pursuant to the Act; (Office de commercialisation)
processing includes canning, dehydrating, drying, freezing or processing with sugar or sulphur dioxide or any other chemical; (transformation)
producer means a person who, on the first day of May in any year,
3 These Regulations apply only to the marketing of asparagus in interprovincial and export trade and to persons and property situated within the Province of Ontario.
4 These Regulations do not apply to a producer
(a) where the property on which asparagus is growing is less than one-half acre; or
(b) in respect of any asparagus that has been planted on that producer’s property for less than two years.
5 No person shall
asparagus at a price that is less than the minimum price determined by the Commodity Board from time to time.
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