Pollination Expansion Program 2017-2018

The Pollination Expansion Program aims to increase the number of honey bee hives available for pollination in the province by assisting registered Nova Scotia beekeepers with expanding their existing operations.


Eligible applicants consist of Nova Scotia registered farmers. Applicants must also be a registered beekeeper and provide pollination services for agriculture. For more details on eligibility see the program guidelines.

Deadline or important dates

Program Opening: December 1, 2016
Program Closing: February 3, 2017
Claim deadline: March 1, 2018

How to Apply

The Pollination Expansion Program Application Form is available online or at your regional office.

Supporting documents

Program guidelines available in "Downloads" section.

Contact Information

Department of Agriculture
Programs and Business Risk Management
74 Research Dr.,
Bible Hill, NS
B6L 2R2

Phone: 902-893-6377
Toll-free: 1-866-844-4276
Fax: 902-893-7579
Email: prm@novascotia.ca


Program Guidelines (PDF)
Application Form (PDF)