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AAC accepting Growing Forward 2 applications

June 27, 2013  By Agricultural Adaptation Council

Jun. 27, 2013, Guelph, ON – The Agricultural Adaptation Council (AAC) is now accepting applications from Ontario organizations and collaborations that want to put innovative ideas into action by growing profits, expanding markets and managing risk under Growing Forward 2 (GF2).
GF2 offers funding assistance for:

  • Capacity building through strategic planning, training, audits or assessments, and,
  • Project implementation that focuses on the environment and climate change, animal and plant health, market development, labour productivity enhancement, assurance systems, and business and leadership development.

“The GF2 program is suited to meet the individual needs of a very broad industry,” said John Kikkert, AAC chair, in a press release. “Applicants have the flexibility to propose projects based on their own priorities within the GF2 focus areas.”
AAC is delivering GF2 programming to Ontario organizations and collaborations on behalf of the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture and Food and Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. Pre-proposals, applications and program guides can be found on the AAC website at Enrollment and online applications are available through the GF2 Client Portal here.


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