Canadian Canola Growers Association

Fill out your carbon tax exemption form

March 15, 2019Hub Article

​​​​​​​​​​​On April 1, 2019, the Government of Canada will begin collecting a carbon tax on fossil fuel-based energy: $0.0442/litre for gasoline and $0.0537/litre for light fuel oil (includes diesel).

Gasoline and light fuel oil delivered to farms for use in farming activities is eligible for an exemption from the fuel levy in all provinces.

Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) says the exemption applies to fuel used in farm trucks or tractors, vehicles not licensed for public roads, and industrial machines or engines. It does not apply to fuel used in personal vehicles or for heating buildings.

To qualify for the exemption, farmers in Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Ontario will need to complete a... (read more)

​​​​​​​​​​​On April 1, 2019, the Government of Canada will begin collecting a carbon tax on fossil fuel-based energy: $0.0442/litre for gasoline and $0.0537/litre for light fuel oil (includes diesel).

Gasoline and light fuel oil delivered to farms for use in farming activities is eligible for an exemption from the fuel levy in all... (read more)

CCGA supports CCC statement on trade with China

March 7, 2019Hub Article

​​​​​​​​​​​Yesterday, Canola Council of Canada released the following statement on trade with China, which is supported by Canadian Canola Growers Association:

March 6, 2019 – Demand for high quality oil and protein remains strong in China, and Canada remains a reliable and sustainable supplier of food for China. China is an important ... (read more)