Mink Industry Enhancement Program
The Mink Industry Enhancement Program provides funding for Nova Scotia mink farms that are certified under the Mink Care Assessment Program (MCAP). The program helps to strengthen the industry's position in the market, create market access opportunities and support the industry in its adoption of animal care standards.
To be eligible, you must:
- have a current farm registration
- be at least 19 years old
- have a Nova Scotia Fur Farming License and Site Approval Permit
- have completed the Mink Care Assessment Program
- be a member in good standing with the Nova Scotia Mink Breeders Association
Please refer to the Program Guidelines for detailed eligibility.
Deadline or important dates
Program opening: 1 April, 2022
Application deadline: 1 September, 2022
How to apply
Complete the application and submit it to the Programs Division office.
If you're new to agriculture funding programs since 2018, you also need to complete the Program Funding Registration form. If you're a returning client, you can use the form to update your information.
Agriculture – Programs Division
74 Research Dr.
Bible Hill, NS B6L 2R2