Growing Forward 2 focuses investments on strategic initiatives in innovation, competitiveness and market development in the Agriculture and Agri-Food industry.
Cost-shared investments in innovation, competitiveness and market development.
Federal Growing Forward 2 activities will fall under three program areas: innovation, competitiveness and market development.
- Research Accelerating Innovation;
- Industry-led Research & Development (R&D) and Knowledge Transfer; and,
- Enabling Commercialization and Adoption helping to position Canada as a world leader in innovation investment.
- Facilitating Sector Capacity
- Fostering Business Development
- Instituting Regulatory Facilitation and Modernization
- Breaking Down Trade Barriers;
- Building Up Market Success;
- Supporting Industry Leadership to Seize New Markets; and,
- Supporting Assurance Systems.