Iniative ministérielle de rétribution des pratiques agroenvironnementales​ (Ministerial Initiative to Reward Agri-Environmental Practices)

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The initiative is one of the flagship measures of the Sustainable Agriculture Plan 2020-2030. It aims to recognize and financially encourage the adoption of agri-environmental practices that go beyond regulatory requirements and generate significant environmental gains.

Comments on Funding:

In total, over the duration of the company's participation, the financial assistance could reach $50,000.

Deadline: Continuous Intake

The applicant must:

  • be a registered agricultural enterprise with MAPAQ (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food of Quebec);
  • own or lease agricultural lands in Quebec;
  • commit to implementing at least one agro-environmental practice among those eligible for compensation.
Application Steps:


Documentation Needed:


Other Things to Note:

The Initiative is administered by La Financière agricole du Québec (FADQ) .
The Initiative came into effect on February 8, 2022, was amended on February 23, 2022, and February 8, 2023, and will end on March 31, 2027, or upon the exhaustion of budgetary funds, whichever occurs first.

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