Agri-Food Research Investment Announced by Provincial and Federal Government

Posted On Tuesday November 26, 2019

The Ontario and Federal government have announced $1.85M in funds available for those looking to advance research in food saftey, trade, market and growth opprotunities, automation, and bio-based production. The funding for projects can have a maximum contribution of $150,000. 

"By investing in leading-edge agriculture and agri-food technologies, the Government is investing in one of the most innovative, dynamic and competitive sectors of the Canadian economy," said the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, federal Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food. "Our producers need science and innovation to stand out and seize the exciting business opportunities that present themselves. This is essential to the growth of their businesses." 

For more information, visit http://www.omafra.gov.on.ca/english/research/new_directions/ndresearchprogram.html