By mmuise

The purpose of the AgriStability Program is to provide Canadian agricultural producers with an ongoing whole-farm risk management tool that provides protection against large declines in farming income that threaten the viability of their farm and are beyond their capacity to manage. The compensation rate has increased to 80%.

Comments on Funding:

The maximum benefit to be received by the participants.

Deadline: sign up until September 29

Applicants must:

  • be agricultural producers;
  • have completed six months of consecutive farming activity and a production cycle.
  • be farming in Canada;
  • have reported farming income to Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) as an individual, corporation/co-operative or a trust/communal organization;
  • have paid their AgriStability fee.
Application Steps:


Documentation Needed:


Other Things to Note:

AgriStability is one program in a suite of business risk management programs that governments offer to help producers manage significant risks. Other programs in the suite include AgriInvest, AgriInsurance and AgriRecovery.

About the author