Agriculture and Agri-food Adaptation programs provide funding to the industry to adapt and remain competitive.
Sometimes referred to as ‘General Funding’, IAF’s Agriculture and Agri-food Adaptation program funding is available for projects that assist the agriculture, agri-food, and agri-based products sector’s ability to seize opportunities, to respond to new and emerging issues, and to pilot solutions to new and ongoing issues in order to help it to adapt and remain competitive.
Funding is available for projects that match one or more of the following strategic priorities:
Eligible applicants must be Canadian legal entities with a head office, or be registered to do business, in British Columbia. This may include agriculture and agri-food related organizations and associations, co-operatives, marketing boards, First Nations and aboriginal groups, for-profit businesses and individuals. Federal and provincial departments or agencies are not eligible to apply as the primary applicant.
Please review our General FAQ or contact Senior Program Manager, Coreen Moroziuk at funding(at)iafbc.ca, before starting the application process to learn more about program eligibility and requirements.
Applications should be submitted no less than 60 days prior to their proposed project start date.
Upcoming application deadlines are listed here as ‘General IAF Application Deadline.