Manitoba Vegetable Order (SOR/85-544)

Regulations are current to 2017-11-20

Manitoba Vegetable Order

SOR/85-544

AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS MARKETING ACT

Registration 1985-06-13

Order Granting Authority to Regulate the Marketing in Interprovincial and Export Trade of Vegetables Produced in Manitoba

P.C. 1985-1887 1985-06-13

Her Excellency the Governor General in Council, on the recommendation of the Minister of Agriculture, pursuant to section 2 of the Agricultural Products Marketing Act, is pleased hereby to revoke the Manitoba Root Crop Order, made by Order in Council P.C. 1978-984 of 6th April, 1978Footnote *, and the Manitoba Vegetable Order, C.R.C., c. 161, and to make the annexed Order granting authority to regulate the marketing in interprovincial and export trade of vegetables produced in Manitoba, in substitution therefor.

Short Title

 This Order may be cited as the Manitoba Vegetable Order.

Interpretation

 In this Order,

Act

Act means The Natural Products Marketing Act of Manitoba; (Loi)

Commodity Board

Commodity Board means the Manitoba Vegetable Producers’ Marketing Board established pursuant to the Act; (Office)

Plan

Plan means any plan for the marketing of vegetables established pursuant to the Act; (plan)

vegetables

vegetables means any variety, class, grade or size of potatoes, parsnips, onions, carrots or rutabagas produced in the Province of Manitoba. (légumes)

Interprovincial and Export Trade

 The Commodity Board is authorized to regulate the marketing of vegetables in interprovincial and export trade and for such purposes may, by order, with respect to persons and property situated within the Province of Manitoba, exercise all or any powers like the powers exercisable by it in relation to the marketing of vegetables locally within that Province under the Act and the Plan.

Levies

 The Commodity Board may, in relation to the powers granted to it by section 3 with respect to the marketing of vegetables in interprovincial and export trade, by order, fix levies or charges and impose them on and collect them from persons described in section 3 who are engaged in the production or marketing of vegetables and for such purposes classify such persons into groups and fix the levies or charges payable by the members of the different groups in different amounts and the Commodity Board may use such levies or charges for its purposes, including the creation of reserves, the payment of expenses and losses resulting from the sale or disposal of vegetables and the equalization or adjustment among producers of vegetables of moneys realized from the sale thereof during such period or periods of time as it may determine.

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