Project Description

Fairtax is an industry leader in obtaining government funding in Canada. Our dedicated team of Funding Specialists understands the intricacies of government grant and incentive programs, optimally positioning your organization to secure government funding. We cut through the confusion, uncovering the specific financial resources that allow you to focus on growing through innovation, training employees, and taking your operations to the next level.

Canada Agricultural Partnership

The Canada Agricultural Partnership (CAP) is a five-year, $3 Billion investment by federal, provincial and territorial governments to strengthen the agriculture and agri-food sector – a key area of economic growth and job creation – to deliver the greatest benefits for farmers, food processors and Canadian families.

The Partnership features:

  • Simplified and streamlined programs and services that are easier to access
  • Key enhancements to programs that help farmers manage significant risks that threaten the viability of their farm and are beyond their capacity to manage

*Specifics vary depending on Province.


Food Safety and Traceability System Improvements 50% up to $60,000 grant value

Technology and Equipment to Improve Labour Productivity: 25% up to $100,000 grant value

Develop New Products or Processes: 35% up to $75,000 grant value

Market Products in Canada: 35% up to $45,000 grant value

Market Products Internationally: 35% up to $50,000 grant value

Ingredient Efficiency and Waste Reduction: 35% up to $75,000 grant value

Traceability System Improvements (Animal Health)  50% up to $60,000 grant value

Up to 50% of eligible expenditures to a maximum of $500,000 in grant value.

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Capital Assets and Equipment Investments:

  • Over $1 million: Up to 25% of eligible costs on the first $100,000

Assurance: Up to 50% of eligible costs to a maximum of $25,000. Consultant fees are capped at $15,000

Market Development: Up to 50% of eligible costs to a maximum of $20,000 annually. The minimum project size is $3,000

Research and Innovation: Up to 50% of eligible costs

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Up to 50% of eligible expenditures to a maximum payment of $500,000 (including the amount provided for the Efficiency Analysis).

Federal programs and activities will focus on helping the sector:

  • Grow trade and expand markets to seize key opportunities and address emerging needs
  • Advance science and innovation, with an emphasis on innovation and sustainable growth
  • Better reflect the diversity of our communities, enhance collaboration across different jurisdictions and secure and support public trust

New federal programs under the Canadian Agricultural Partnership will include:

  • AgriMarketing
  • AgriCompetitiveness
  • AgriScience
  • AgriInnovate
  • AgriDiversity
  • AgriAssurance


Not sure if your organization qualifies for Government funding? Contact us today at (905) 822-4474 or fill out the form below to schedule a free assessment.

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