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Grants to support new food-processing jobs

| Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada | news releases

The federal and provincial governments are providing more than $4 million for the expansion and development of Alberta’s Champion Petfoods production facility.


Ottawa and Quebec Offering $70,000 in Financial Assistance to Les Gars De Saucisse/The Sausage Guys in Order to Support the Company’s Expansion and Modernization

| Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada | news releases

Jean-Claude Poissant, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Karine Vallières, MNA for Richmond, on behalf of the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Laurent Lessard, are providing financial assistance of up to $70,000 to Les Gars de saucisse/The Sausage Guys to support their project to implement a quality management system recognized by the GSFI (Global Food Safety Initiative).


Working together to build A Food Policy for Canada

| Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada | news releases

The decisions we make as individuals and as a country about food have a direct impact on our health, environment, economy, and communities. Today, over 250 participants, with diverse expertise on food issues, are wrapping up a unique two-day Summit in Ottawa, marking an important step in the development of A Food Policy for Canada.


Improving water and fertilizer management to keep agriculture and the environment green and sustainable

| Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada | news releases

Parliamentary Secretary Jean-Claude Poissant was joined today by Member of Parliament Francis Scarpaleggia (Lac-Saint-Louis) to announce, on behalf of the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, a contribution of more than $2.9 million for two McGill University projects aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions caused by water and fertilizer use in agriculture.


Expanding international markets for British Columbia’s seafood sector

| Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada | news releases

The Government of Canada is committed to helping British Columbia’s seafood sector grow their businesses, expand and access new markets at home and abroad. Budget 2017 sets an ambitious target to grow Canada's agri-food exports to at least $75 billion annually by 2025.


Canada Invests to Connect Students with Agriculture

| Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada | news releases

The Government of Canada is working with industry to help raise awareness, understanding and appreciation of agriculture among young Canadians.


Minister MacAulay meets with U.S. Secretary Perdue

| Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada | news releases

Canada and the United States (U.S.) enjoy one of the closest trade relationships in the world. This trade interdependence supports economic growth and millions of middle class jobs on both sides of the border. The Government of Canada is working closely with the U.S. Administration to strengthen what is already a robust Canada-U.S. bilateral partnership.


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