The Supply Management Processing Investment Fund (SMPIF) helps agri-processors invest in new automation and technology for efficiencies.
With recent concerns over the Omicron variant in the agri-food sector, the government has introduced the Enhanced Agri-Food Workplace Protection Program – Outbreak Management stream.
The Canadian governments are stimulating agriculture innovation with $150,000 in funding through the Canadian Agricultural Partnership (CAP) program.
FedDev Ontario invests $7.2 million into London’s agri-food business sector. Over the next five years, the government funding will help new and existing agri-food businesses located in London, Ontario to reach their full potential.
The government has granted an additional $11.6M for support efforts by Ontario producers to stop the spread of COVID-19.
The Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) has launched its new initiatives for 2020 which include COVID-19 financial support.
The Canadian Agricultural Strategic Priorities Program offers up to $1M to support emerging issues and capitalize on opportunities in the agriculture industry.
Canada’s dairy industry has been a focal point of numerous recent trade agreements including the Canada-US-Mexico Agreement (CUSMA) and Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement (CETA). Negotiations for each required the federal government to open the domestic market to international dairy processors, a move which is putting financial pressure on many Canadian dairy processors. Fortunately,…
Ontario agricultural producers and processors can benefit greatly by staying up-to-date with industry news. Yet for many agri-businesses, it’s difficult to find resources and publications that help inform growth strategies and improve competitiveness. While there’s no one definitive source of information for Ontario businesses, there are several sites that provide access to free, high-quality information…
The AgriInnovate Program is a form of repayable funding offered through the Canadian government. It’s designed to support technology demonstration, commercialization, and adoption projects in the agriculture and agri-food sector. By offsetting a portion of eligible expenses, for-profit organizations can further integrate advanced technologies that improve productivity and reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. AgriInnovate offsets…