Small Farm Acceleration Program

The Small Farm Accelerator program encourages the agriculture, agri-food industries to expand their current market share and promote economic growth.


This program supports the growth of small farms.

The program will allow small farms to make significant strides in reaching or working towards commercial viability.

Deadline or important dates

Program Opening:  July 1, 2018

How to Apply

The Small Farm Acceleration Program application is available online or at a Regional Office.

Supporting Documents

Program Guidelines, Program Funding Registration Form and Small Farm Acceleration Application Form are available in the “Downloads” section.

Contact Information

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

Phone: 902 893-6377
Toll-free: 1 866 844-4276
Fax: 902 893-7579


Program Guidelines
Application Form
Program Funding Registration Form for Farm Business
Farm Growth Action Plan Form