Canada: Canada Announces Details for Agriculture Climate Program

  |   Attaché Report (GAIN)   |   CA2021-0047

The federal government announced details for a $160 million USD program over three years to help farmers adopt beneficial management practices that store carbon and reduce greenhouse gas emissions through cover cropping, nitrogen management, and rotational grazing practices. Direct payments to farmers will be provided through delivery partners like producer associations, Indigenous groups, non-governmental organizations, and provincial Crown corporations.

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