The Meat Processor Livestock Welfare Program provides funding to meat processors for improvements to the humane handling and stunning of livestock and poultry.
Funding is available for assessments and equipment.
Facilities that are licensed, certified, registered, inspected federally, or inspected by the Ministry of Agriculture's Domestic Meat Inspection Program or the Ministry of Health's Public Health System are eligible to apply.
How to Apply
Eligible processors have been contacted and sent their application package.
Deadline for applications is February 1, 2018.