Government of New Brunswick
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  • Overview

    This program under the Canada/New Brunswick Growing Forward 2 Initiative will provide strategic assistance to the New Brunswick apple industry.

    Eligibility

    • Must be a New Brunswick resident at least 19 years of age or a business registered in New Brunswick that has filed an income tax return in the past year which included agricultural income from apple production.
    • Activities must be carried out within the province of New Brunswick.
    • Must be a member in good standing of the Apple Growers of New Brunswick (AGNB) as prescribed under the New Brunswick Natural Products Act.

    Description

    The Apple Industry Development Program has the following objectives:
    • To capitalize on apple development opportunities and to improve the profitability of New Brunswick apple producers.
    • To advance the apple sector in New Brunswick through the establishment of more productive orchards and new varieties of apples and rootstocks.
    • To increase the value of apples and apple products through the adoption of technologies that will improve apple storage systems and fruit quality assurance.

    Contact Email Location
    Fredericton