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Gopher Control Program: Program Outline

The program will provide a cost-shared payment to RMs, First Nations, and producers that are active in their gopher control efforts and who follow the minimum level of service determined by the 2024-25 Gopher Control Program.
Program funding will be prorated among all eligible claimants to a maximum of 50 per cent paid for pest control product registered for use on gophers and up to $125 per raptor platform; but not exceeding 50 per cent of total expenses reported for the claim.

The program will rebate:

-Up to 50 per cent of registered gopher control product expenses (less any taxes with verified invoices);
-As part of a non-chemical means to increase predation in the vicinity of gopher infestations, the use of raptor platforms and nest boxes are eligible for:
-Raptor platform materials installed this program year at 50 per cent of eligible cost (less any taxes with verified invoices) to a maximum rebate of a $125.

GCP – Funding Increase to $750,000 for this year.

SCAP-GCP-Program-Guidelines-2024 SCAP-GCP-Claim-Form-2024