Business Knowledge & Strategic Adaptation

Enhance your agrifood business management capacity through farm business management resources, workshops, education, and advisory services.

The program has three areas of focus:

  • Business Knowledge & Adaptation
    • Funding for farm business speakers at industry events
    • Farm business management resources for agrifood producers and businesses
    • Farm business information workshops and seminars
  • Farm Business Advisory Services
    • Electronic farm business assessment
    • Basic farm financial assessment with a consultant (Tier 1)
    • Specialized business plan with a consultant (Tier 2)
    • Eligibility requirements for Tier 1 and Tier 2 programs include gross farm income of $10,000 from sales of eligible farm commodities for an established farmer, or minimum gross sales of $10,000 within three years for a new farmer
  • First Nations Agrifood Business Support
    • Help to improve existing and new First Nations’ agrifood businesses and projects