Environment and sustainability in agriculture

Funding, strategies, collaboration and science to support environmental sustainability and climate action in the sector.

Climate change and agriculture

Environmental impacts and footprint, greenhouse gases created in the sector, climate change impact on production.

Funding for climate action

Funding programs and services to support farmers’ work to protect the environment and fight climate change.

Sustainable Agriculture Strategy

Developing a long-term action plan to address priority environment and climate issues in the agriculture sector.

Fertilizers and pesticides

Maintaining yields while reducing emissions from fertilizers and pesticides used in agricultural production. Data and information on their use in Canada.

Resource management for agriculture

Water management, soil health, biodiversity, environmental indicators and stewardship.

Taste the Commitment

Canadian farmers and agricultural business are growing a better future.

Transparency – plant breeding innovations

Information about government and industry plant breeding innovation transparency initiatives