Appui financier à la relève agricole (Financial Support for Aspiring Farmers)

By mmuise

The Financière Agricole du Québec's Financial Support Program for Aspiring Farmers helps young producers establish themselves on an existing farm or start a new business. The program provides grants for young farmers to establish full-time or part-time establishments, pursue agricultural training, as well as funding for land improvement and equipment purchases. The Part-time grant offers financial support between $10,000 and $25,000. The Full-time grant offers financial support between $20,000 and $50,000.

Comments on Funding:

Funding is grant between $20,000 and $50,000.

Deadline: Continuous Intake

Applicants must be aspiring farmers that meet the following criteria:

  • Are domiciled in Québec;
  • Are at least 18 years of age but not yet 40;
  • Have some recognized training;
  • Hold at least 20% of the operation's shares;
  • Count at least one year's relevant experience in agriculture;
  • Have a potentially profitable start-up or establishment project.
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