Business risk management programs

Business risk management (BRM) programs are the tools that provide agricultural producers with protection against income and production losses, helping them manage risks that threaten the viability of their farms.

Services and information


Provides support when producers experience a large margin decline


Provides cash flow to help income declines


Provides cost-shared insurance against natural hazards to reduce the financial impact of production or asset losses


A federal, provincial, territorial disaster relief framework to help producers with the extraordinary costs of activities necessary for recovery following natural disaster events

Advance Payments Program

A federal loan guarantee program which provides agricultural producers with easy access to low-interest cash advances of up to $1 million