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Ontario Grapes-for-Processing Marketing Levies Order (SOR/2010-259)

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Ontario Grapes-for-Processing Marketing Levies Order




Registration 2010-11-15

Ontario Grapes-for-Processing Marketing Levies Order

The Grape Growers of Ontario, formerly known as The Ontario Grape Growers’ Marketing Board, pursuant to section 3 and paragraph 4(b) of the Ontario Grapes-for-Processing OrderFootnote a, hereby makes the annexed Ontario Grapes-for-Processing Marketing Levies Order.

St. Catharines, Ontario, November 10, 2010


 The following definitions apply in this Order.


buyer means a person that buys grapes. (acheteur)

Commodity Board

Commodity Board means the Grape Growers of Ontario, formerly known as The Ontario Grape Growers’ Marketing Board, established under the Farm Products Marketing Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. F.9. (Office de commercialisation)


producer means a person that

  • (a) is engaged in the production or marketing of grapes;

  • (b) employs a person referred to in paragraph (a);

  • (c) is entitled under any lease or agreement

    • (i) to a share of the grapes produced or marketed by a person referred to in paragraph (a), or

    • (ii) to the proceeds from the sale of those grapes; or

  • (d) takes possession of any grapes under any form of security or legal proceedings for a debt. (producteur)


 Every producer situated in Ontario must pay to the Commodity Board, for all grapes of a variety set out in column 3 of the schedule that are marketed by that producer in interprovincial and export trade, the total of the General Levy and the Research and Industry Development Levy set out respectively in columns 4 and 5 of that item.

  •  (1) Every buyer must deduct the levies referred to in section 2 from every payment made to a producer for grapes.

  • (2) The buyer must forward the levies to the Commodity Board not later than 30 days after the end of the month in which they are deducted, together with a statement on a form provided by the Commodity Board that sets out

    • (a) the amount and variety of grapes bought from the producer;

    • (b) the amount of the levies being forwarded on the producer’s behalf;

    • (c) the producer’s name; and

    • (d) the producer’s Commodity Board licence number.

Coming into Force

 This Order comes into force on the day on which it is registered.

SCHEDULE(Section 2)


ItemColumn 1Column 2Column 3Column 4Column 5
CategoryClassVarietyGeneral Levy ($/tonne)Research and Industry Development Levy
1Labrusca1Concord, Fredonia, Patricia, President, Van Buren10.00nil
2Labrusca2Niagara, Wiley White10.00nil
3Labrusca3Agawam, Alden, Buffalo, Catawba, Delaware, Dutchess, Elvira, Himrod, Sovereign Coronation, Veeblanc, Veeport, Ventura, Vincent, V35122, V35123, V64032, V6516310.00nil
4Hybrid5De Chaunac, Rosette13.602.05
5Hybrid5aLéon Millot, Maréchal Foch14.802.05
6Hybrid5bBaco Noir, Blue French hybrids, Cascade, Castel, Chambourcin, Chancellor, Chelois, Colobel, GR7, Le Commandant, Villard Noir15.452.05
7Hybrid5cExperimental red hybrids, Florental, Landot, Red Amourensis, Varousset13.452.05
8Hybrid6B.S. 2846, Canada Muscat, Couderc 29935, New York Muscat, V61122, V6411112.202.05
9Hybrid7Aurore, British Columbia Riesling, Cayuga White, J.S. 23-416, Seibel 13047, Seibel 8229, 10868, Siegfried Rebe, S.V. 172, S.V. 23-512, V50201, Verdelet, Vivant, White French hybrids11.902.05
10Hybrid7aSeyval Blanc, Vidal 25612.952.05
11Hybrid7bGeisenheim hybrids, GM 311, GM 318, GM 322, GM 324-58, GM 323-58, Pollux12.152.05
12Hybrid7cExperimental white hybrids, Ravat 51 (Vignoles), Traminette, V49404, V64035, V65232, V71141, White Amourensis11.552.05
13Vinifera9J. Riesling20.852.05
14Vinifera9aAuxerrois, Bacchus, Kerner, Scheurebe, Welschriesling19.052.05
15Vinifera9bChardonnay, Chardonnay Musqué21.102.05
17Vinifera9dPinot Gris22.802.05
18Vinifera9eSauvignon Blanc22.552.05
19Vinifera9fAligoté, Alsace Muscat, Chenin Blanc, Experimental white vinifera, French Colombard, Gelber Muskateller, Goldburger, Gruner Veltliner, Melon de Bourgogne, Morio Muscat, Muscat Ottonel, Ortega, Pinot Blanc, Rieslaner, Riesling Traminer, Savignin, Semillon, Sylvaner, Viognier19.302.05
20Vinifera10Gamay, Zweigeltrebe19.852.05
21Vinifera10aPinot Noir26.352.05
22Vinifera10bCabernet Sauvignon25.752.05
23Vinifera10cCabernet Franc23.752.05
25Vinifera10eShiraz, Sirah/Syrah28.652.05
26Vinifera10fBlauberger, Dornfelder, Experimental red vinifera, Limberger, Malbec, Nebbiolo, Petite Sirah, Petit Verdot, Pinot Meunier, Sangiovese, St. Laurent, Wildbacher Blau, Zinfandel20.702.05
28OtherTable wine less than 15 Brix (formerly sherry)7.75nil

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