The Investment Agriculture Foundation of British Columbia is Accepting applications for the Emergency On-Farm Support Fund.
The program assists agricultural producers with some of the incremental costs for improving the health and safety of farm workers and limiting the spread of COVID-19 in agricultural operations. The program will provide up to $100,000 per recipient in non-repayable, cost-shared funding. Applications must include at least $5,000 in total eligible costs to be considered for the program.
Application Deadline is November 17, 2020 at 16:30.
Who Can Apply?
Eligible applicants are primary agricultural producers whose operations are based in British Columbia and meet the following criteria:
be located in British Columbia;
be one of the following: Sole proprietor, Partnership, Corporation, Cooperative, Communal Organization, Trust, Band Farm;
be an agricultural producer (farm, ranch, greenhouse, fruit grower etc.);
be producing an agricultural product for sale;
have at least two (2) full-time equivalent farm workers; and,
have been in operation for at least two years.
Note: Aquaculture production is not eligible under this program.
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