Innovative Technologies Sub-Program

The Innovative Technologies Sub-Program will support implementation of technologies, which are leading edge, potentially high-risk and first of their kind to the province or region, including on-farm crop and livestock diversification

Who is eligible for funding?

  • Mi’kmaq First Nations and other Indigenous Organizations;
  • Agricultural producers;
  • Agriculture industry organizations, clubs, and associations;
  • Groups of agricultural producers and
  • Small to medium sized agri-businesses.

What types of activities are eligible for funding?

  • Innovative projects which lead to on-farm diversification including crops, livestock and alternative uses for agricultural products;
  • Purchase and development of new equipment or other technologies which are innovative and not considered to be equipment/technology which are part of regular operations;
  • Adapting existing equipment or technologies in a new and innovative manner for use on Prince Edward Island;
  • Demonstration and evaluation of new technologies; and
  • Information sharing and/or knowledge transfer activities.

Where can I find more information?

For more information contact:

Agriculture Research and Innovation Program Information Officer
PEI Department of Agriculture and Land
11 Kent Street, PO Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE, C1A 7N8
Telephone: (902) 368-4880
Fax: (902) 368-4857 

The Canadian Agriculture Partnership (CAP) is a five-year, $3-billion commitment by Canada's federal, provincial and territorial governments that supports Canada's agri-food and agri-products sectors. This includes a $2 billion commitment that is cost-shared 60 per cent federally and 40 per cent provincially/territorially for programs that are designed and delivered by provinces and territories.

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Published date: 
September 3, 2020
Agriculture and Land

General Inquiries

Department of Agriculture and Land
5th Floor, Jones Building
11 Kent Street,
P.O. Box 2000,
Charlottetown, PEI C1A 7N8

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

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