Environmental Farm Plan Program

The Environmental Farm Plan (EFP) Program supports farm operations to complete agri-environmental risk assessments.

Benefits of completing an EFP include:

  • Improved sustainability of British Columbia’s agricultural industry
  • Recognition of efforts to manage land in an environmentally sustainable manner
  • Enhanced marketing opportunities and improved relationships with environmental agencies
  • Improved response to environmental incidents through contingency planning

Eligible activities

A qualified planning advisor will work with qualified farmers or ranchers to complete a confidential EFP assessment that outlines recommended actions to help you improve your operation.

Eligible applicants

  • Owners, farmers and ranchers of agricultural land in B.C. (or agricultural land under lease agreement)

Application instructions