Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada


Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada provides leadership in the growth and development of a competitive, innovative and sustainable Canadian agriculture and agri-food sector.


Federal, provincial and territorial  Ministers of Agriculture

Federal, provincial and territorial ministers of agriculture helping the sector grow, innovate and prosper

2018-07-20 - News Release

Canadian farmers, ranchers and processors across the country work hard every day to ensure that Canadians and consumers around the world have access to high-quality and healthy food.

Advancing innovation in Canada’s beef sector with a $14 million federal investment

2018-07-11 – News Release

The Canadian beef sector is a strong economic driver, accounting for $9 billion in farm cash receipts in 2017.

Services and information

Canadian Agricultural Partnership

The Canadian Agricultural Partnership is a five-year (2018-2022), $3 billion investment by federal, provincial and territorial governments to strengthen the agriculture and agri-food sector.

Agricultural science and innovation

Research results, best practices for farmers and licensing opportunities to bring new technologies to market.

Canada Brand

Help consumers identify your food and agriculture products as grown and made in Canada.

Statistics and market information

Reports on Canada's agricultural industries, exports and imports, and foreign markets.

Buying Canadian food products

Product fact sheets, directories and news about Canadian agriculture and food products.

Agri-Food Trade Services for Exporters

Market information, programs and services to help you export your agriculture and food products.

Discover agriculture

Learn how Canadian agriculture touches the lives of Canadians and people all around the world.

What we are doing

Corporate information

The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay

Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food

Jean-Claude Poissant

Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food


Annual meeting of Canada’s federal, provincial and territorial ministers

Minister MacAulay is seen standing with his provincial and territorial counterparts

Ministers gathered in Vancouver to discuss topics critical to the growth and continued prosperity of the sector.

Canadian Agricultural Partnership

Canadian Agricultural Partnership

Federal program details and application guides under the Canadian Agricultural Partnership are now available.

Soy, oh soy!

Photo of soybeans

Canadian soybeans are used to make countless soy-based protein-rich and healthy alternative foods. But did you also know that they can be used to produce green energy?

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