Tag : AgriMarketing

How to Embrace USMCA with Canadian Government Funding

The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) offers many opportunities as well as some challenges for Canadian businesses. If ratified, the new agreement-in-principle will take effect on January 1, 2020 and significantly impact supply chain management, predominantly in the dairy, poultry, and automotive sectors. While there are many businesses across Canada that

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Export Trade Shows for Canadian Businesses in 2019

Does your business plan to exhibit at international trade shows this year? Trade shows provide an opportunity to grow your business in new markets and drive higher global revenues. They diversify your client base and can serve as a launching point for sustained international success.

Yet, for many businesses, researching international

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AgriMarketing Awards Canadian Agriculture Industry’s Ginseng Sector

The Canadian ginseng sector is the largest field-grown horticultural export in North America. To continue market growth within the Canadian agri-food industry and enhance its competitiveness, the Ontario Ginseng Growers’ Association (OGGA) has received federal government funding support by way of export marketing grants.
The Canadian Agricultural Partnership’s AgriMarketing program has

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Top 4 Funding Programs for Ontario’s Agri-Food Industry

Generating over $630 billion in GDP, $14.8 billion in exports, and employing over 807,000 workers, Ontario’s agriculture and agri-food industry is a critical economic driver. These significant economic contributions are a main reason why the federal and provincial governments invest in agricultural producers and processors. Agriculture loans and grants can

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AgriMarketing Grants for Export Market Development

Canada’s agriculture and agri-food industry is one of the country’s top export-oriented sectors. In 2016 alone, Canadian companies exported nearly $56 billion in products internationally and this figure is expected to continue growing as more agriculture and agri-food businesses join international markets.

Fortunately for food businesses, Canadian government funding is available

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Get Ready for the Canadian Agricultural Partnership

For over 15 years, the Canadian government has used agriculture policy frameworks to enhance the competitiveness of agriculture and agri-food companies. The latest active framework, Growing Forward 2 (GF2), provides cost-sharing support to businesses within the agricultural sector through several support programs.

Growing Forward 2 is a five-year (2013-2018) framework that

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