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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Minister MacAulay announces federal initiatives and priorities under the Canadian Agricultural Partnership

Canadian Agricultural Partnership: Setting the foundation for our farmers and food processors

2017-11-24 – 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 prepares oysters at a cooking demonstration

Minister MacAulay wraps up successful China agricultural trade mission

2017-11-21 – 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

Growing Forward 2 and Business Risk Management programs

Agricultural policy framework and programs to help farmers manage business risks and stay competitive.

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


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

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.

Stay connected to agriculture news

Agri-info Newsletter – Issue 10 – November 2017

Get the latest information on programs, trade, science, and more!

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