Growing Forward 2 is a federal-provincial partnership with a mandate to drive an innovative, competitive and profitable Canadian agriculture and agri-food sector. The 5 year policy framework came into effect on April 2, 2013 and focuses on creating a productive and profitable agricultural sector of the Canadian economy.
Growing Forward 2 is administered by Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development and contains several grant programs available for agricultural producers. The Municipal District of Bighorn Agricultural Services staff are able to provide support and assist residents with the information and application process of these programs.
For more information on Growing Forward 2 or to speak with an Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development program specialist visit their website or call 310-FARM (3276).