AGRIFOOD STARTUPS CAN ACCESS GRANT FUNDING WORTH $1BN IN CANADA
August 24, 2018 | 9:55 pm BY Aateka Rajab | Grants
The following piece was originally published in AgriFunder News
The government of Canada has a strategic approach to the agriculture and agri-food industries. Currently, Ottawa is investing CAD$3 billion over a five-year period through federal and federal-provincial/territorial initiatives. They will be available until March 2023. One billion dollars of federally funded programs are available to non-profit and for-profit agricultural businesses with a focus on trade growth, market expansion, innovation and sustainable growth, diversity, public trust, and collaboration.
The remaining CAD$2 billion is allocated in a 60:40 partnership between the federal government and provinces…
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