Technology and Science Adoption Sub-Program

The Technology and Science Adoption Sub-Program will support the adoption and/or implementation of best practices, new technologies, and processes that will improve efficiency and profit margins.  

Who is eligible for funding?

  • Mi’kmaq First Nations and other Indigenous Organizations;
  • Agricultural producers;
  • Agriculture industry organizations, clubs, and associations;
  • Small to medium sized agri-processors;
  • Groups of agriculture producers; and 
  • Others may be considered upon request.

What types of activities are eligible for funding?

  • Efficiency and automation assessments;
  • Adoption and/or evaluation of process improvements identified as leading edge technology to reduce costs, add value, improve efficiencies, improve product quality or food safety, or increase market access;
  • Installation of monitoring and sensing technology; and
  • Information sharing and/or knowledge transfer activities.

Where can I find more information?

When can I submit my applications?

Applications for Technology and Science Adoption will open at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, April 16, 2018.  Applications received prior to this date and time will not be considered

For more information contact:

Agriculture Research and Innovation Program Information Officer
PEI Department of Agriculture and Fisheries
11 Kent Street, PO Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE, C1A 7N8
Telephone: (902) 368-4880
Fax: (902) 368-4857 
Email: ARIP@gov.pe.ca<\p>

Published date: 
April 3, 2018
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Department of Agriculture and Fisheries
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11 Kent Street,
P.O. Box 2000,
Charlottetown, PEI C1A 7N8

Phone: (902) 368-4880
Fax: (902) 368-4857

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