Agriculture & Seafood Programs

Growing our economy is a key focus of the B.C. government. We have a goal of building B.C. agriculture revenue from over $13 billion currently to $15 billion a year by 2020. The government of British Columbia offers support, guidance, and funding to B.C.’s agriculture and seafood industries.

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Market Development

Market development programs aim to create and expand market-based opportunities and provide the knowledge and tools for businesses to compete at home and abroad.


Innovation programs aim to transform ideas into new and sustainable solutions for the sector.

Food Safety & Traceability

Food safety and traceability programs provide education and awareness of food safety practices, as well as activities to identify and analyze new and emerging food safety hazards.

Insurance & Income Protection

Agricultural producers can protect their business against severe market volatility and disaster situations situations through the B.C. government’s Business Risk Management programs.


Environmental programs are available to support sustainable agriculture practices.

Business Development

Business development programs are available to support agricultural producers to increase profitability and effectively manage their business.