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

AGRICULTURE-–Tax Credit Supports Farmer Donations to Food Banks
Farmers who donate to food banks in Nova Scotia will qualify for a new tax credit to encourage fresh produce donations. - 2016/05/19 - 12:06 (full text)
Targeted Investments in Nova Scotia's Wine Sector
Government is working with industry to grow Nova Scotia's wine sector with a $3.5 million investment as part of Budget 2016-2017. The investment supports research, quality standards and export market development. - 2016/05/05 - 12:28 (full text)
Investment in Wine Lab at Acadia Supports Industry Growth
Nova Scotia's growing wine industry will benefit from a new research lab at Acadia University in Wolfville thanks to funding from the provincial and federal governments. - 2016/03/29 - 11:21 (full text)

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