Indigenous Peoples in agriculture

Many initiatives support Indigenous-led participation in the agriculture and agri-food sector.


Most requested

Services and information


Indigenous Pathfinder Service

Advice, help to find tools and services for Indigenous-led agriculture, start or expand your agricultural activities

Indigenous Agriculture and Food Systems Initiative

Support for Indigenous-led agriculture projects, partnerships with federal and non-federal partners, funding

AgriDiversity Program

Funding for organisations, helping youth, women, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities participate in the sector

Local Food Infrastructure Fund

Funding for not-for-profit groups to address food insecurity, increase access to nutritious, ideally local food

Indigenous Student Recruitment Initiative

Student work experience, skills, careers, hiring and full-time opportunities in the federal public service

Building relationships with Indigenous Peoples

Outreach efforts with Indigenous Peoples' communities and organizations in support of Indigenous-led agriculture

Programs and services

Search all programs, includes Canadian Agricultural Partnership programs