April 14, 1943 (19th Parliament, 4th Session)

LIB

Mr. GARDINER: (Minister of Agriculture)

Liberal

1. 10.
2. Production: Ottawa Dairy, Ottawa, Ont., 1,039.260 lbs.; Canadian Doughnut Company, Trenton, Ont., 2,373,200 lbs.; Swift Canadian Co., Toronto, Ont., 1,692,670 lbs.; Cow & Gate, Gananoque, Ont., 266,305 lbs.; Bordens Limited, Belmont, Ont., 2,093,815 lbs.; Bordens Limited, Winnipeg, Man., 617,845 lbs.; Joe Lowe Corporation, Winnipeg, Man., 1,190,187 lbs.; Canada Egg Products, Saskatoon, Sask., 1,864,083 lbs.; Alberta Poultry Producers' Ltd., Edmonton, Alta., 172,563 lbs.; Burns & Co. Ltd., Calgary, Alta., 586,480 lbs.
3. 97-4 per cent.
4. 2-6 per cent.
5. No subsidy is granted to these plants by the federal government. Five new plants, constructed specifically to take care of the war-time requirements of the federal government, are granted accelerated depreciation of 20 per cent per annum on machinery and equipment. These plants are Burns & Co., Calgary, Alta., Alberta Poultry Producers, Edmonton, Alta., Canada Egg Products, Saskatoon, Sask., Bordens Limited, Winnipeg, Man., and Swift Canadian Co., Toronto, Ont.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   EGG DRYING PLANTS
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