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.










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

Minister’s First Agriculture Conference
Bringing industry together to discover opportunities to grow Nova Scotia’s agriculture sector is the purpose of the first Agriculture Minister’s Conference, to be held in Halifax, March 3 and 4. - 2019/11/06 - 09:00 (full text)
Investments in Wild Blueberries Support Industry Growth
Nova Scotia’s wild blueberry products are enjoyed around the world and the industry has potential for more growth. With support from the province, wild blueberry producers will develop new products and packaging that add value to their products, to help open new markets. - 2019/11/05 - 12:25 (full text)
New Bursary Helps Students Learn About Agriculture Careers
Nova Scotia students interested in agriculture can now apply for a new bursary that will help them learn more about the sector. - 2019/07/10 - 13:44 (full text)

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