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September 16, 2020

The following is an overview of active funding opportunities that IAF is administering and upcoming program launches and resources, with more information available in the coming weeks. It is more important than ever to encourage innovation, adaptation and collaboration within our industry – we hope you can help us share the news!

If you require any further information please do not hesitate to contact me at amorris@iafbc.ca / 250-213-8325.

Program Name Application Window Opening Date Application Window Closing Date Program Description Resources

Livestock Waste Tissue Initiative

Sep 8

Sep 25

This revitalized program is now available to help BC-based abattoirs and meat processors directly improve the accessibility and affordability of animal tissue waste disposal.

Landing page

News Release

Canada-BC Agri-Innovation program

Sep 15 Oct 30

Assisting BC agri-food producers, value-added food processors, academia, and others in the agri-food sector industry to accelerate the pace of innovation along the innovation continuum.

Landing page

News release

Recent Project Success Story

BC Agri-Food and Seafood Market Development program

October – Exact Date TBC November – Date TBC

Helps B.C. agri-food producers, agri-food and seafood processors, co-operatives and associations to identify, assess, target and develop market opportunities to increase their sales outside of B.C.

Landing page – update scheduled end Sep

News release – pending

Recent Project Success Story

Buy BC Partnership Program

October – Exact Date TBC November – Date TBC

Funding is available for activities that increase the demand for, and sales of, BC agri-food and seafood products within the Province.

Landing page – update scheduled end Sep

News release – pending

Recent Project Success Story