Supports the development of the NWT agriculture industry and helps agricultural producers, agri-food processors, harvesters and agri-business managers obtain the knowledge and skills necessary to increase production and become more competitive in the marketplace.
There are two initiatives under this Program:
1. Agriculture Development: Support for the development of agricultural projects that enhance regional economic development and contribute to the sustainability of the farming community.
2. Human Resource Development: Support to individual producers and processors, as well as organizations such as the Territorial Farmers Association and the Yellowknife Community Garden Co-operative with support to attend and conduct agricultural training, workshops, seminars and conferences.