Government of New Brunswick

Overview

This Program under the Canada/New Brunswick Growing Forward 2 Initiative will assist NB fruit and mixed vegetable farms to become more profitable by capturing markets through the purchase of season extension and on-farm storage technologies. These technologies will allow them to extend their production and marketing season.

Eligibility

• The applicants must be NB fruit and/or mixed vegetable growers who wish to extend their production and marketing season through the purchase of season extension and on-farm storage technologies.
• The applicants’ production activities are carried out within the province of New Brunswick.
• The applicants must be 19 years of age or over.

Description

The Advancing Agriculture Through Season Extension and On-Farm Storage Technologies Program will provide assistance to fruit and mixed vegetable growers who want to purchase season extension (i.e. heated or unheated greenhouses, high tunnels or low tunnels) and pre-cooling, freezing and on-farm storage (post-harvest) technologies.

Contact Information Email Location
Fredericton