Department of Agriculture


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The site is intended to answer questions quickly and be more user-friendly. Our home page now offers a more extensive menu, extra helpful descriptions, and new key links.


Nova Scotia Farm Food & Events Calendar

Nova Scotia Farm Food and Events Calendar

This calendar is offered and managed by Perennia and the Nova Scotia Department of Agriculture, operated for the benefit of sharing information of interest to the agri-food community.
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Latest News

Check Out What's Local at Sobeys and Foodland
Select Nova Scotia and Sobeys are teaming up to celebrate and support local food and farmers with events at three Sobeys stores and two Foodland stores on Friday, Feb. 27. - 2015/02/23 - 12:26 (full text)
Minister Praises Cattle Producers for Value Boost
Agriculture Minister Keith Colwell is praising the Nova Scotia Cattle Producers for a huge increase in farm gate value, and will speak at their annual meeting this weekend. - 2015/02/20 - 14:01 (full text)
Sheep Industry Program Receives Government Support
The sheep industry in Nova Scotia will receive funding to help implement a program to control parasites and create safer handling systems. - 2014/12/22 - 13:02 (full text)

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