Canadian Canola Growers Association

Dates & Deadlines

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Important Dates for 2019–20​​ Program​

For submission and repayment deadlines, forms or repayments must b​e received in CCGA's office by the ​deadlines below.

​​​​​April 1, 2019​2019–20 advances available for all commodities.
Application forms available now.​
​​​December 31, 2019​Last date to: a) transfer an Actual Seeded Advance to a Post-Harvest Advance, b) transfer an Anticipated Honey Production Advance to an Actual Honey Production Advance, c) transfer a Spring Livestock Advance to a Fall Livestock Advance, or d) to repay an Actual Seeded Advance, an Anticipated Honey Advance or a Spring Livestock Advance without transfer.
Post-Harvest Report​ 
​January ​31, 2020Last date​ to make crop and honey advance repayments without providing Proof of Sale Documentation​.
March 1, 2020​Last date to apply for 2019–20 Post-Harvest Advance, an Actual Honey Production Advance, or a 2019–20 Fall Livestock Advance.
September 30, 2020​Last date to repay 2019–20 Advance for field crops, honey, goats, sheep or lambs​.
March 31, 2021​Last date to repay 2019–20 cattle or bison advance.
Advances for continuous flow cattle and hogs must be repaid within 12 months of the advance issue date or the end of the production period, whichever is earlier. The end of the production period for hogs is September 30, 2020 and for cattle is March 31, 2021.

Important Dates for 2018–19​​ Program​

These are the remaining dates that apply to the 2018–19 program. Repayments must b​e received in CCGA's office by the ​deadlines below.

​September 30, 2019​Last date to repay 201819 Advance for honey, goats, sheep or lambs​.
​September 30, 2019
March 31, 2020*
​Last date to repay 201819 Advance for field crops.
​*Deadline has been extended for this year only. Read the press release (August 15, 2019): Stay of Default Extends Repayment Deadline for 2018-19 Cash Advances​
March 31, 2020​Last date to repay 201819 cattle or bison advance.
Advances for continuous flow cattle and hogs must be repaid within 12 months of the advance issue date or the end of the production period, whichever is earlier. The end of the production period for hogs is September 30, 2019 and for cattle is March 31, 2020.