The Canadian Agricultural Partnership is a five-year, $3 billion federal-provincial-territorial investment in the agriculture, agri-food and agri-based products sector that began in April 2018. In Alberta, the Canadian Agricultural Partnership represents a federal - provincial investment of $406 million in strategic programs and initiatives for the agricultural sector.
Recent changes to Canadian Agricultural Partnership programs in Alberta will remain in effect for the remainder of the Canadian Agricultural Partnership, which expires on March 31, 2023. Click here to see latest News. Transformation at a provincial level is occurring to support economic recovery and growth, and to reduce red tape. The agri-food sector holds great potential for investment and growth and can support Alberta’s economic recovery.
Canada’s federal, provincial, and territorial (FPT) Ministers of Agriculture wrapped up their annual conference November 10, 2021 by issuing the “Guelph Statement”. Their shared vision for the next agricultural policy framework (NPF) will position our agri-food producers, processors and others in the sector for continued success as world leaders in sustainable agriculture, and will enable a globally competitive sector. Ministers also agreed to continue to improve the suite of business risk management (BRM) programs to make them timely, equitable, and easy to understand, while supporting the competitiveness and sustainability of the sector. Click here to see NPF news.