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

First Grape and Wine Networking Conference in Wolfville
Growing and producing world-class wines is the focus of the province’s first Grape and Wine Networking Conference on Saturday, April 21, in Wolfville. - 2018/04/20 - 09:36 (full text)
Canadian Agricultural Partnership Launches in Nova Scotia
The provincial and federal governments launched a cost-shared program to support sustainable growth of Nova Scotia’s agriculture and agri-food sectors today, April 16. - 2018/04/16 - 12:07 (full text)
Program Supports Limestone Access for Farmers
A program to help farmers cover the cost of transporting limestone for use in reducing soil acidity is now accepting applications for 2018-19. - 2018/01/29 - 12:06 (full text)

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