Innovation in Agriculture
Innovation programs aim to transform ideas into new and sustainable solutions for the agrifood sector.
The programs enable the development, piloting, commercialization and adoption of new products, practices, processes and technologies, making producers and processors more competitive and sustainable.
Agriculture Technology Programs
Innovative B.C. entrepreneurs in the agrifood and seafood sector can access programs that support the growth and expansion of their startups and/or existing businesses. The programs provide innovators with tools and expertise to build strong and competitive companies.
- View Entrepreneurship and Commercialization programs
- Agrifood (Technology) Venture Acceleration Program
- Bioenterprise BC
Provides funding to support industry-led, late stage research, pilot and pre-commercial demonstration projects that lead to the commercialization and/or adoption of innovative products, processes, practices and technologies in B.C.
The PSP program supports projects that the government has identified as strategic priorities and are supported by industry and Agriculture and Agrifood Canada.
Read more about ongoing and completed Provincially Significant Projects
Climate Adaptation Program
The climate adaptation program supports the agrifoods sector to adopt innovative regional and farm-level solutions to environmental pressures resulting from climate change.