Business Funding for Canadians
If you are a budding urban farmer-preneur, a community volunteer or elected official interested in establishing a CEA in your region of Canada, the following funding opportunities may open the doors to solving food insecurity in your town, village or community.
New funding opportunities are constantly emerging so please connect with us and one of our Project Consultants to help explore options with you.
Indigenous Entrepreneurs - Specific Resource Funding Is Available
Are you a First Nations, Inuit or Métis business owner or one who is thinking of becoming an entrepreneur? There are initiatives to help you start, manage and grow your own Controlled Environment Agriculture business.
Provincal Funding Opportunities
Government of Alberta Small Business Resources – Funding a Business
British Columbia Economic Development Funding and Grants Tool
Inventory of Community Economic Development Tools for Rural B.C Communities
British Columbia Support Organizations and Community Partners
Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako Assistance for Business
Manitoba Business & Economic Development – Funding and Tax Credits
New Brunswick Agriculture, Aquaculture, and Fisheries – Agriculture Programs
NEWFOUNDLAND & LABRADOR
Canada Business Ontario – Grants, Subsidies, and Contributions – Agriculture
PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND
Government of Saskatchewan Resources for Starting a Business
Federal Funding Avenues(Prime Minister Trudeau announced $5 billion in additional funding from Farm Credit Canada 03/23/2020)
Funding Source List Updated 11/23/2022