Three Canadian Agricultural Partnership programs under the Public Trust Theme:
Public Agriculture Literacy Program
This program supports initiatives that build industry communication capacity to increase public and consumers’ awareness and understanding of agriculture and the food production system.
Program Contact: Diana Bingham (780)427-3980
Agriculture and Food Sustainability Assurance Initiatives Program
This program will support industry associations and industry-led non-profit assurance initiatives to develop and enhance sustainability certification or assurance systems to demonstrate to the public the quality, safety and sustainability of products produced by producers and food companies.
Program Contact: Diana Bingham (780)427-3980 (temporarily)
Youth Agriculture Education Program
This program supports the development and delivery of effective agriculture education programs that are science-based, topic-driven, curricular-linked and help students use critical thinking to engage in meaningful and informed conversations about issues that affect public trust in agriculture. Program Contact: Karen Carle (403)340-5339
These programs are all merit-based and will have two submission deadlines per year. For this current fiscal year, the dates for the submission deadlines are as follows:
Friday, September 28th
Thursday, November 15th
PLEASE NOTE: These dates may change. All changes to documents and deadlines will be posted immediately, so please make sure to subscribe to the webpages to receive program notifications