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.
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Canadian Agricultural Partnership: Setting the foundation for our farmers and food processors2017-11-24 – News release
Canada’s hardworking farmers and food processors are the backbone of Canada’s economy, particularly in rural communities, and ensure families across Canada, and around the world, have safe, high-quality food on their kitchen tables.
Minister MacAulay wraps up successful China agricultural trade mission2017-11-21 – News release
Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, the Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, today wrapped up a successful 10-day visit to China, finishing a series of promotional events and meetings that raised the profile of Canadian agricultural products to our second-most valuable agri-food export market.
Services and information
Agricultural policy framework and programs to help farmers manage business risks and stay competitive.
Research results, best practices for farmers and licensing opportunities to bring new technologies to market.
Help consumers identify your food and agriculture products as grown and made in Canada.
Reports on Canada's agricultural industries, exports and imports, and foreign markets.
Product fact sheets, directories and news about Canadian agriculture and food products.
Market information, programs and services to help you export your agriculture and food products.
Learn how Canadian agriculture touches the lives of Canadians and people all around the world.
What we are doing
Laws and regulations
- Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food Act
- Agricultural Marketing Programs Act
- Canadian Agricultural Loans Act
- Experimental Farm Stations Act
- 2017 Canadian Agricultural Outlook
- An Overview of the Canadian Agriculture and Agri-Food System 2016
- We Grow a Lot More Than You May Think
- Farm Income, Financial Conditions and Government Assistance Data Book, 2016
- Soils of Canada
- Plant Hardiness Zones of Canada
- Drought Watch Interactive Mapping (DWIM) Derived Climate data
2016 Census of Agriculture
Results from the 2016 Census of Agriculture are in! Learn more about Canada's agriculture industry and its farm operators and families.
Canadian Agricultural Partnership
Find out more about federal agricultural initiatives announced under the Canadian Agriculture Partnership - an important step towards reaching the federal Government’s goal of growing Canada’s agri-food exports to $75 billion by 2025.
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