Agriculture Stewardship Program

PROGRAM INTAKE NOTICE

All of the Department's non-business risk management programs under the Canadian Agricultural Partnership (CAP) agreement are open for application.

 

The Agriculture Stewardship Program will be accepting applications for the following Beneficial Management Practices (BMPs) on May 8, 2020 at 8:30 a.m.. If you have already applied to the program and need to reapply, you will be contacted directly by your project advisor. 

  • Nutrient Management Demonstration Trial 
  • Silage Storage 
  • Manure Storage 
  • Covered Feedlot
  • Exercise Yard adjacent to Covered Feedlot
  • Alternate Watering Systems/Power to Remote Sites
  • Stream Crossings for Livestock or Farm Machinery 
  • Agricultural Water Quality
  • On-farm Water Use Efficiency 
  • Sustainable Agricultural Water Supply
  • Irrigation Efficiency 
  • Water Well Management
  • Energy Efficiency 
  • Beneficial Crop at time of Commercial Crop
  • IPM Trials – On-farm research assessing the efficacy of new IPM strategies

Please note that only projects that comply with current Public Health Directives related to COVID-19 will be eligible for funding.  

 

Business Risk Management Programs:

The AgriInsurance, AgriStability, AgriInvest, and AgriRecovery Programs are still operating under normal deadlines unless you are notified of a change.  AIC staff will be in contact if any deadlines change.

The Agriculture Stewardship Program is a suite of initiatives designed to increase environmental sustainability, climate change mitigation and adaptation by providing technical and financial support to encourage producers to voluntarily implement Beneficial Management Practices (BMPs).  

What are the Agriculture Stewardship Sub-Programs?

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Who do I contact about the Agriculture Stewardship Program?

Agriculture Stewardship 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 
Email: agstewardship@gov.pe.ca
 

 

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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