Alberta Potato Marketing Levies (Interprovincial and Export) Order
SOR/85-1117AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS MARKETING ACT
Order Providing for the Fixing, Imposing and Collecting of Levies From Potato Producers in the Province of AlbertaThe Alberta Potato Commission, pursuant to section 4Footnote * of the Alberta Potato Order, C.R.C., c. 133, hereby makes the annexed Order providing for the fixing, imposing and collecting of levies from potato producers in the Province of Alberta.
Return to footnote *SOR/85-708, 1985 Canada Gazette Part II, p. 3310
Calgary, Alberta, November 22, 1985Short Title
1 This Order may be cited as the Alberta Potato Marketing Levies (Interprovincial and Export) Order.
2 In this Order,
dealer means a person engaged in the business of buying, receiving or selling potatoes in the Province of Alberta; (négociant)
grower means a person who is a producer of potatoes in the Province of Alberta; (producteur)
ungraded potatoes means potatoes that are delivered by a grower to any other person without first being graded or sorted except to remove potatoes that are so damaged or diseased as to be unfit for human consumption. (pommes de terre non classées)
3 Every grower shall pay to the Commission in respect of potatoes described in an item in Column I of the schedule that are sold in interprovincial or export trade a levy in the amount set out in Column II of that item.
Method of Payment
4 (1) Every grower who sells potatoes in interprovincial or export trade, other than to a dealer or a dealer’s agent, shall
(a) at the end of every calendar month, calculate the total sales of potatoes made by him or on his behalf in interprovincial or export trade; and
(b) on or before the 15th day of the following calendar month, pay to the Commission at its office at Lethbridge, Alberta, the levy referred to in section 3 in respect of the sales referred to in paragraph (a).
(2) Every dealer who buys or receives potatoes from a grower for the purpose of sale in interprovincial or export trade shall
(a) deduct from the moneys payable to the grower, the levy described in section 3; and
(b) pay that levy to the Commission at its office at Lethbridge, Alberta, on or before the 15th day of the month following the month of sale.
Type of Potatoes
Amount of levy per hundredweight
Potatoes graded Canada No. 1 or Canada No. 2
Potatoes that are to be used as seed
Ungraded potatoes for uses other than processing
Ungraded potatoes for processing
Potatoes remaining in a lot after potatoes graded Canada No. 1 and Canada No. 2 have been removed