Funding Opportunities

Funding for New Farmers to Attend Conferences

The Canadian Young Farmers Forum is providing up to $300 to help new farmers attend conferences. Click here for the application.

Funding for Agricultural Research, Innovation, Demonstration and Commercialization

Mitacs has multiple opportunities for funding that is accessible to businesses, post-secondary educational institutions and students. The program names are Accelerate, Elevate, Globalink, Step, and Converge. http://www.mitacs.ca/en/programs

Investment Agriculture Foundation http://iafbc.ca/funding-opportunities/

Industrial Research Assistance Program (IRAP) http://www.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/eng/irap/index.html

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Innovate-Innover/index_eng.asp

Real Estate Foundation of BC http://www.refbc.com/

Western Economic Diversification Fund:

Federated Co-operatives Limited - Co-op Community Spaces - Urban Agriculture  http://crs.coopconnection.ca/communityspaces.html

How can we help you?

One out of five jobs in the Fraser Valley relates to agriculture. The Agriculture Centre of Excellence provides resources to help industry stakeholders succeed.

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