Nova Scotia Clean Technology for Agriculture

PLEASE NOTE:

Due to high demand, as of February 18,2022 the Nova Scotia Clean Technology for Agriculture program is considered fully committed. If you submit an application, it will be placed on a wait list and reviewed if program funding becomes available.

Description:

The Nova Scotia Clean Technology for Agriculture Program focuses on strengthening food security for Nova Scotians by encouraging projects that increase year-round food production and offset food imports.

Eligibility:

A farm that:
  • has a current Farm Registration
  • is an applicant at least 19 years of age
  • reports farming income & expenses that show gross commodity income of at least $30,000
An agri-business, agri-food processor or agriculture industry association that:
  • represents identifiable N.S. agriculture & agri-food product(s)
  • generates an annual gross income of $30,000 or demonstrates not-for-profit status
  • conducts value-added processing of a raw N.S. agriculture product, with a direct partnership & significant economic impact to the N.S. primary agricultural industry

Please refer to the Program Guidelines for detailed eligibility.

Important dates:

  • Program Opening: April 1, 2021
  • Claim Deadline: 9 months from date of returned Letter of Agreement or January 31, 2023

How to Apply:

Complete and submit the Application Form to the email info@NSCleanTech.ca.

Contact Information:

Please submit all documents for the Nova Scotia Clean Technology for Agriculture Program to email address: info@NSCleanTech.ca

If you require assistance, please reach out to your local Nova Scotia Department of Agriculture office:

Cornwallis 902-638-2395
Kentville 902-679-6021
Lunenburg 902-634-7575
Truro 902-893-6575
Antigonish 902-863-7180
Sydney 902-563-2000
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