Agricultural Enhancement Grants

2017 Agricultural Enhancement Grants Program Guidelines 

Application deadline is now past.  The grants committee is in the process of reviewing the applications and we will be announcing the successful projects in May.   This year, in celebration of Canada’s 150th Birthday, we have $150,000 available to support agriculture in Abbotsford.

Last year we awarded approximately $143,000  to five projects related to crop innovation.  Click the link below for more information on the projects funded in 2016.

2016-agriculture-grants-distribution

Ag Grant RecipientsPictured from left to right are the recipients of the 2016 grants: Walter Esau, BC Hazelnut Growers, Christina Toth, Fraser Basin Council, Gary Fehr, UFV’s Agriculture Centre of Excellence, Brian Loughlin, ACF Agriculture Grants Committee, Brian Janzen, Nutritech Systems, Wendy Neufeld, ACF Past Chair, Diane Stewart, BC Hop Ltd. and Ryan Holling, Holling Farms.

 

The Agriculture Enhancement Grants Program is a partnership between the City of Abbotsford and Abbotsford Community Foundation.  For more information contact Wendy Neufeld at 604-309-9274 or wendyneufeld@abbotsfordcf.org.

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