About our department

Learn more about our minister and their leadership team, how the department is organized and the policies that help to shape our programs and activities.

Services and information



Biography and photo of the Minister

Parliamentary Secretary

Biography of the Parliamentary Secretary

What we do

Mission, vision, role and responsibilities

Key departmental initiatives

Current initiatives the department is involved in to support farming and agriculture businesses

Partners and agencies

List of groups and provincial governments that work closely with us to support and apply rules to farming and food

Transparency and corporate reporting

Government spending, access to information and privacy, audit and evaluation, departmental reports, public opinion research and consultations, departmental financial and non-financial planning and performance information


Employee profiles, recruitment opportunities, tips on how to start a career with us


Canadian Agricultural Library, Federal Science Library, Departmental Publications (Publicentrale)

Contact Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Contact information for offices and locations, programs and activities