Government of Canada offering $10 million through AgriMarketing Program

Deadline: 31-Jan-21 The Government of Canada has launched the AgriMarketing Program to increase and diversify exports to international markets and seize domestic market opportunities. (Ad) What tools do you need to raise funds for your organization? A grants database, a donor search option, sample proposals, a library of guidebooks on how to raise funds, a grants map, a deadline calendar, training from fundraising experts and an alert system to give you timely information about new opportunities. We have all of these in our Premium Membership service – now available at 50% discount. $49.99 per year only. Click here! It will accomplish these goals by supporting industry-led promotional activities that highlight Canadian products and producers and boost Canada’s reputation for high quality and safe food. Priority Areas The Canadian Agricultural Partnership focuses on six priority areas: (Ad) How can I search grant information of my interest? Science, research, and innovation – to help industry use science and innovation to improve resiliency and increase productivity; Markets and trade – to open new markets and help farmers and food processors improve their competitiveness through skills development, improved export capacity, underpinned by a strong and efficient regulatory system; Environmental sustainability and climate change – to help the sector reduce its greenhouse gas emissions, protect the environment and adapt to climate change by enhancing sustainable growth while increasing production; Value-added agriculture and agri-food processing – to support the continued growth of the value-added agriculture and agri-food processing sector; Public trust – to build a firm foundation for public trust through solid regulations, improving assurance systems and traceability; Risk Management – to enable proactive and effective risk management, mitigation and adaptation to create a resilient sector. Funding Information The maximum AAFC contribution for a project will normally not exceed $2.5 million per year up to a maximum of $10 million over five years. Eligible Activities Eligible activities include: (Ad) Looking for Grants and Donors for your country? Industry-wide advertising and promotion, including in-store and food service promotions and product demonstrations for buyers (businesses and consumers); Incoming, outgoing and exploratory missions; Market research; Technical training for buyers about Canadian products and product handling; Trade seminars designed to inform industry representatives of specific attributes of Canadian agriculture, agri-food, fish and seafood products; Industry-to-industry trade advocacy (note: activities aimed at lobbying Canadian and foreign governments are ineligible); Participation in or attendance at trade shows and multilateral industry meetings and conferences. Eligible Applicants A non-profit corporation that is a legal entity separate from its members and directors formed for purposes other than generating a profit to be distributed to its members, directors or officers. While, a non-profit corporation can earn a profit, the profit must be used to further the goals of the corporation rather than to pay dividends to its membership. The following non-profit corporation organization types are eligible under this program: Associations in Canada operating on a national industry-wide basis in the agriculture, agri-food, agri-based products sector, including fish and seafood; Associations in Canada operating on a regional basis in the agriculture, agri-food, agri-based products sector, including fish and seafood, that represent significant Canadian production within that sector and can demonstrate their ability to deliver a project from a national perspective. For more information, visit https://www.agr.gc.ca/eng/agricultural-programs-and-services/agrimarketing-program/?id=1515092171804 (Ad) Handpicked funding alerts right inside your email inbox! Post Views: 74 Share this post: Related

Government of Canada offering $10 million through AgriMarketing Program

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