Department of Agriculture


Welcome to the Department of Agriculture website.

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.


Crop Loss Information Form PDF

The Nova Scotia Department of Agriculture would like to better understand the effects of the June 3, 2018 weather event and the impact to all farm operations. We are asking all registered farms to complete the Crop Loss Information form PDF.








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

Repeal of the Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition Commission Act
Government is taking steps toward the long-term sustainability of the current Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition site in Bible Hill. - 2018/09/26 - 13:27 (full text)
Changes to the Animal Protection Act
Changes to the Animal Protection Act introduced today, Sept. 13 will strengthen the rules that protect animals in Nova Scotia. - 2018/09/13 - 13:16 (full text)
Funding for 4-H Barn Infrastructure
The next generation of agricultural leaders will benefit from extensive improvements to 4-H barn facilities in Bible Hill. - 2018/09/04 - 09:51 (full text)

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