Overview

The Canadian Agricultural Partnership (the Partnership) is a joint investment by the federal, provincial and territorial governments to strengthen and grow Canada's agriculture and agri-food sector.

The funding helps Ontario food and beverage processors and other businesses to:

  • improve their operations
  • increase their competitive edge
  • adapt to challenges

The list of projects approved for funding includes:

  • amount approved for projects in progress
  • amount paid for completed projects

Learn more about how processors and other businesses receive funding through a variety of programs.

2021 approved projects

Browse a list of projects approved for funding under the intake from August 5 to September 2, 2021.

RecipientProject descriptionCountyRegion
1071608 Ontario Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $27,500.00 to upgrade their facility's temperature control to reduce fluctuating temperatures in their processing room.Brant CountyWest
1207111 Ontario LimitedThe Recipient will receive up to $21,084.50 to implement a business marketing plan, to develop and produce a vegan cheese for foodservice and grocery.Hamilton RegionWest
1909935 Ontario Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $63,300.00 to implement SQF certification, including required equipment and facility upgrades, in order to improve food safety and grow additional sales.Toronto RegionCentral
1929475 Ontario Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $5,765.00 to develop a HACCP plan, including purchase of a bar-code printer, in order to improve food safety standards.Peel RegionCentral
2076939 Ontario Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $50,000.00  to build a wash bay with a pressure washing system to support cleaning and disinfecting practices for agricultural service vehicles to reduce biosecurity risks to farms.Lambton CountyWest
2076939 Ontario Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $50,000.00  to build a heat disinfection structure and install a vehicle and equipment heat disinfection system to support cleaning and disinfecting practices of agricultural service vehicles to reduce biosecurity risks to farms.Lambton CountyWest
2130637 Ontario Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to purchase advertising and improve their website. This will increase their brand recognition and increase sales in the United States.Toronto RegionCentral
2130637 Ontario Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to purchase advertising and improve their website. This will increase their brand recognition and increase sales across Canada.Toronto RegionCentral
2179825 Ontario Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $42,500.00 to launch a new line of bakery treats and are planning to promote the new product line through online marketing, customer trials and design/development of labels and displays that will help to secure new retailers across North America.Toronto RegionCentral
2469447 Ontario LimitedThe Recipient will receive up to $73,750.00 to conduct consumer research, invest in brand development, design packaging, develop promotional materials for both online and instore, create product samples, and hire a marketing consultant.Peel RegionCentral
Aahar Foods Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $43,385.00 to complete an advertising campaign and website development, in order to gain substantial new customer sales in their focused ethnic target market.Peel RegionCentral
Acid League Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to deliver social media marketing, in-field promotion and production demonstration to expand their export markets in the USA to increase sales and revenue.Wellington CountyWest
Akropolis Phyllo Products Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $15,425.00 to purchase and implement a central sanitation system, in order to improve written sanitation procedures for purposes of food safety.York RegionCentral
All or Nothing Brewhouse Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $7,437.50 to purchase and install a new efficient keg washing system at their facility which will reduce food safety risks and provide positive environmental impacts.Durham RegionCentral
Al-Shamas Food Products Ltd.The Recipient will receive up to $56,250.00 to complete consumer research, export consultation, and design packaging and promotional items, to access new markets and sales in the United States.Peel RegionCentral
Alstein Farms Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $50,000.00 to construct a wash bay facility to sanitize transportation equipment to allow for safe feed delivery and better sanitation of the transportation equipment which will aid in preventing diseases, pathogens and pests moving from farm to farm.Oxford CountyWest
Amsterdam Brewing Co. LimitedThe Recipient will receive up to $10,000.00 to purchase and install an automated damage detection system to their canning line which will identify damaged and defective products to increase foods safety.Toronto RegionCentral
Artisan Farms Direct Ltd.The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to promote their value-added product line, increase company sales and provide secondary benefits to the agri-food sector through increased sales from suppliers.Peel RegionCentral
Babu & Son's Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $33,750.00 to complete a cooling system upgrade to reduce food safety concerns.Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry CountyEast
Backcountry Wok Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $52,191.77 to implement an online comprehensive export marketing campaign, in order to increase sales by entering the US market.Ottawa RegionEast
Black River Juice Company Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to redesign their product labeling and create promotional materials to expand into the US and other international markets. This will increase sales and profitability as a result of accessing new markets, and will increase brand awareness in the US and abroad.Peel RegionCentral
Bobcaygeon Brewing Company Ltd.The Recipient will receive up to $2,630.25 to improve their traceability program by moving from a manually applied sticker system to an automatic date coder allowing the company to remain competitive in the current market.Peterborough CountyEast
Booch Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $50,000.00 to reformulate their kombucha to allow for packaging in aluminum cans to expand their markets, reduce transportation costs and increase profitability.Middlesex CountyWest
Brust Beverage Company Ltd.The Recipient will receive up to $50,000.00 to implement their marketing campaign to help develop new markets, and expand their domestic market share within Canada. This will result in increased sales projections in the domestic market.Toronto RegionCentral
Cameron's Brewing Company Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to purchase and install a unitank and bright tanks with enhanced sanitation systems to reduce food safety contamination.Halton RegionCentral
Carne Jerky Corp.The Recipient will receive up to $50,000.00 to implement a business plan to develop 3 new halal beef jerky flavours, to expand product line, and to increase sales in the domestic market.Durham RegionCentral
Casa Bonita Foods, Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $71,250.00 to invest in brand development, create promotional materials, enhance their website, develop product samples, design packaging, hire a marketing consultant, and attend trade shows.Toronto RegionCentral
Chronicle Brewing Company Ltd.The Recipient received $5,096.00 to purchase and install an in-line date coder onto their existing automated canning system which will improve traceability of the canned product.Durham RegionCentral
Cookie It Up! Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to implement a marketing plan, in order to grow export sales into the US.York RegionCentral
David Roberts Food CorporationThe Recipient will receive up to $10,000.00 to purchase and install a stainless replacement vacuum chamber tank, to reduce potential food safety risk.Halton RegionCentral
Dixon's Distilled Spirits Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $71,701.58 to develop promotional videos, conduct in-store promotional activities, advertise on social media, carry out community promotional campaigns, do media outreach, attend promotional events, and implement introductory campaigns with bars/restaurants.Wellington CountyWest
Duntroon Cider House Inc.orporatedThe Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to invest in marketing their products outside of Ontario.  The project will increase their market share and support business growth.Simcoe CountyCentral
East India Company Ltd.The Recipient will receive up to $16,200.00 to complete a full British Retail Consortium (BRC) certification and facility improvements.Peel RegionCentral
Elle Dee Cakes LimitedThe Recipient will receive up to $40,500.00 to launch their lactation cookie in the US market to expand market share and increase sales.Toronto RegionCentral
Full Beard Brewing Company Inc.The Recipient received $957.26 to purchase a date coder for traceability on their canned beer production and on input ingredients, cleaning products and packaging.Cochrane DistrictNortheast
Gatons Foods Dairy Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $51,250.00 to implement their marketing plan, upgrade their website and offer new products to expand the Canadian markets for kosher dairy, leading to increase in sales, profitability and jobs.York RegionCentral
Goodums Food Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $12,750.00 to implement a marketing plan to help develop new domestics and expand existing market share through increases sales and brand awareness.Toronto RegionCentral
Greg Melien, Mira MelienThe Recipient will receive up to $10,000.00 to purchase and install traceability equipment at their facility including a scanning system, case/bag labeler and date coder which will fulfill HACCP protocols.Sudbury DistrictNortheast
HalalMeals Ready Foods Ltd.The Recipient will receive up to $10,000.00 to purchase and install new x-ray equipment to protect consumers and enhance food safety while providing added assurance to distributors and retailers that carry their products.Toronto RegionCentral
Healthy Prickly Concepts Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $4,000.00 to develop a written Preventative Control Plan, including recall and traceability, in order to meet food safety regulations required to expand distribution.York RegionCentral
Hela Spice Canada Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $32,667.50 to implement website optimization for organic ranking, paid adword search, local business advertising, and marketing automation.Durham RegionCentral
Hensall Foods Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $37,500.00 in funding to hire consultants to conduct marketing and promotional activities. This will help the company expand into a new market (food services), increase their brand recognition, and increase sales and profitability.Huron CountyWest
Imagoh Foods Ltd.The Recipient will receive up to $10,000.00 to purchase and install a new metal detector for their processing lines which will increase food safety and allow the company to increase sales.Toronto RegionCentral
Julia KremerThe Recipient will receive up to $ 7,297.50 to purchase a chute, runway, head-holder and gate to set up a handling facility that will allow the on-site management of donor beef cows undergoing treatment and embryo transfer.Bruce CountyWest
Kartel Coffee Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to develop new packaging and labels, deliver influencer marketing, attend trade shows in the US and develop wholesale and retail distribution agreements to expand export of products and increase sales.Toronto RegionCentral
Kensington Patty Palace LimitedThe Recipient will receive up to $70,822.50 to develop and implement a SQF program and certification, including completing a supporting freezer upgrade, to improve food safety standards.Toronto RegionCentral
Keto Buns Ltd.The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to conduct online advertisements, attend trade shows in the US, carry out in-store sampling campaigns, engage influencers for advertising, design packaging, and create new promotional materials.Middlesex CountyWest
Keto Buns Ltd.The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to create new promotional materials, implement a digital advertising campaign, engage influencers for advertising, design packaging, attend trade shows, and carry out in-store sampling campaigns.Middlesex CountyWest
ke-to life Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $26,236.00 to implement a business plan to develop non-dairy keto ice cream products, to meet market demand.Waterloo RegionWest
KL Foods Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $47,250.00 to implement their marketing strategy including social media ads, an e-commerce platform and other marketing tools to expand their markets and increase sales.York RegionCentral
La Rocca Creative Cakes Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to implement an export marketing campaign to help develop new export markets and expand existing market share into the USA.York RegionCentral
Lakes of Muskoka Cottage Brewery Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $8,412.50 to implement a business plan, to develop non-alcoholic beverage products in order to increase sales in the domestic market.Muskoka DistrictCentral
Leavoy Rowe Beef Co. Ltd.The Recipient will receive up to $47,067.50 to purchase and install a metal detector, and roll-up freezer and cooler doors, to reduce food safety risks.Peel RegionCentral
Longo Brothers Fruit Markets Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $5,851.37 to develop seven different new varieties of meat pie products, to increase their domestic sales, increase revenues and retains market share.York RegionCentral
Loon Kombucha Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $7,500.00 to retain the services of a consulting firm to complete a labour productivity and business assessment plan to identify gaps in their system and may result in potential opportunities to grow the business.Lanark CountyEast
Loon Kombucha Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $15,275.00 to launch a marketing campaign and develop label/packaging design for their new canned line of kombucha which will reach new markets and increase revenues.Lanark CountyEast
Lotasa Spice Enterprises Ltd.The Recipient will receive up to $35,871.85 to implement a marketing campaign to revitalize their current brand to help increase sales in the domestic market.Peel RegionCentral
Monforte Dairy Company Ltd.The Recipient will receive up to $24,275.00 to develop and launch an authentic sheep milk ice cream with natural ingredients.Perth CountyWest
Mylko Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $26,075.00 to implement a marketing plan and obtain non-GMO certification to expand into new geographic regions in Canada and capture new customer segments.Toronto RegionCentral
Mylko Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $47,426.45 to develop new food and beverage products (plant- based alternatives to milk products) that will allow their business to retain current customers while tapping into new customer brackets.  This will support business growth.Toronto RegionCentral
Next Millennium Farms Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $38,679.50 to develop three new cricket-based cookies, to create brand awareness, and to help increase sales and support business growth in the domestic market.Peterborough CountyEast
NONA Vegan Foods Ltd.The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to complete export consultation (both strategic/marketing), and marketing promotional activities (including graphic design, website development, attend trades shows), to access new markets and sales in the United Sates.Toronto RegionCentral
Ontario Livestock Exchange Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $40,450.05 to purchase and install fans to improve ventilation in livestock barn, and install new water lines and heated water bowls to provide water access in more pens to improve animal housing.Waterloo RegionWest
Ozery's Pita Break Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to rebrand a unique product offering and launch a marketing campaign to help grow their presence in the US market.York RegionCentral
Pan-X Corp.The Recipient will receive up to $68,750.00 to advertise the rollout of their products (rebranding), modify website, develop promotional material, design packaging, carry out promotional campaigns, conduct digital media activities, and engage in testimonial campaign.Norfolk CountyWest
Pasta Tavola Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $11,250.00 to conduct a financial assessment and a business and automation assessment.Hastings CountyEast
Pasta Tavola Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $55,220.00 to hire a consultant for advisory services related to marketing, hire a 3rd party for social media management, enhance website, photography, develop promotional materials, partake in UNFI promotional activities, conduct product demos, and hire a brand ambassador.Hastings CountyEast
Penokean Hills Farms INCThe Recipient will receive up to $10,405.92 to purchase and implement an integrated cleaning system, in order to improve food safety and reduce potential contamination risk.Algoma DistrictNortheast
Port Royal Mills LtdThe Recipient will receive up to $15,000.00 for advisory services to develop a strategic business plan, to conduct business & expansion assessments, financial analysis, and develop a marketing plan.Toronto RegionCentral
Profi Pro Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to market through large multi-door retailers (promotional material development, product/program demos, web and newsletters) and conduct additional digital marketing.Peel RegionCentral
Quality Powder Ltd.The Recipient will receive up to $2,863.00 to purchase and install a new air exhaust venting system at the facility to prevent cross contamination of food power between processing lines.York RegionCentral
Real Food for Real Kids Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to complete a digital marketing campaign, enhance their website, complete a research study, complete branding, and promotion to transition into the retail market and increase sales.Toronto RegionCentral
Real Food for Real Kids Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to update a written HACCP plan including required equipment and facility upgrades to reduce food safety risks and grow product sales in Ontario.Toronto RegionCentral
reMIXed Snacks Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $37,000.00 to implement a marketing plan to expand their sales into new domestic markets into Western Canada and Quebec.York RegionCentral
reMIXed Snacks Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $31,500.00 to hire third party service providers to create a new bean puff product to add to their product line and meet market demand.York RegionCentral
Reunion Island Coffee LimitedThe Recipient will receive up to $10,000.00 to purchase and install a green coffee cleaning system which will reduce foreign material and contaminants in the raw coffee and increase food safety of the product.Halton RegionCentral
rND Foods Ltd.The Recipient will receive up to $13,000.00 to hire a marketing firm to promote their products and undertake search engine optimization activities. This will lead to increased sales and profitability, and increased brand recognition.Lanark CountyEast
Ronald MarshallThe Recipient will receive up to $8,080.50 to develop logos and a visual identity, create packaging design, and design promotional materials.Oxford CountyWest
Rootham's Gourmet Preserves LtdThe Recipient will receive up to $55,750.00 to develop and distribute retail promotional kits, develop ads, hold a PR event in the GTA, and assess marketing campaign metrics.Wellington CountyWest
Rosedale Catering Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to invest in marketing new spice blends in the Canadian market.  This will increase their existing product line and support business growth.Toronto RegionCentral
Rosedale Catering Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $20,781.00 to create a new line of spices packets which will be marketed to direct to consumer and retail channels to increase their product line.Peel RegionCentral
Royal Canadian Mead Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to develop and implement a marketing campaign. This will increase their brand awareness, profitability and sales.Prince Edward CountyEast
Royal Meats Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to achieve SQF certification, including upgrading floor drainage, for improve food safety.Peel RegionCentral
Samick's Foods Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $21,503.91 to develop three new products for the hotel and airline industries to meet increasing demand for packaged foods.Peel RegionCentral
Sana Petcare CorporationThe Recipient will receive up to $46,000.00 to hire a consultant to implement a marketing strategy that will include a bilingual website design, social media outreach, e-commerce consulting and brochure design for their new wet pet food line.Halton RegionCentral
Sana Petcare CorporationThe Recipient will receive up to $47,500.00 to hire a consultant to create eight new products for their new wet pet food line (Revival) to expand their product line.Halton RegionCentral
SHAH XXI INCThe Recipient will receive up to $28,150.00 to create new recipes for ready to eat meal (RTE) products to support business growth.Peel RegionCentral
Sheik Halal Farms Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $65,052.27 to upgrade their plant through food safety modifications and complete their HACCP certification.Dufferin CountyWest
SouperTroopers Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $35,942.43 to hire consultants to undertake marketing and promotion activities. This will increase brand awareness, sales and profitability through market expansion across Canada.Toronto RegionCentral
Spark Investments CorpThe Recipient received $15,000.00 to conduct a business assessment to develop a strategy for innovation to help support growth of their business.York RegionCentral
Spearhead Enterprises Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to implement their marketing strategy by hiring consultants to promote their products in Ohio, USA, update packing design, and promotional materials, and attend trade shows to expand their export markets and increase revenue.Frontenac CountyEast
Sprague Foods LimitedThe Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to implement their marketing plan to expand their sales into the US market and increase sales and profitability.Hastings CountyEast
Springer's Meats Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $1,871.10 to purchase and install temperature monitoring devices on their delivery vehicles to enable temperatures in the container to be monitored, logged electronically, and stored electronically which will reduce food safety risks.Hamilton RegionWest
Steeped Fine Loose Teas & Accessories Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to implement an export marketing campaign through hosting an export trade event, to help product launch for company's new products, to in turn increase sales in export markets.Hamilton RegionWest
Taltis Foods Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $31,250.00 to conduct focus group research, develop promotional materials, carry out product introductory campaigns, develop product samples, hire an advisor for marketing, and attend farmers markets and similar events.Durham RegionCentral
Taltis Foods Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $37,500.00 to rent a kitchen to develop the new products, develop formulation, source ingredients/material/packaging, conduct sensory and consumer testing, complete scale-up trials, do lab testing/analysis, and conduct regulatory reviews.Durham RegionCentral
Taste of Nature Foods Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to export their products to their new market in China through implementation of marketing ads, and setting up an online sales website to increase sales and revenue.York RegionCentral
Thompson Tran Holdings Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $675.00 to hire a consultant to complete a gap analysis on their HACCP plan.Waterloo RegionWest
Treasure Mills Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to implement their marketing plan to attend trade shows, update their digital marketing, branding, and website, in order to expand their US markets and increase their revenue and sales.York RegionCentral
Two Sisters Vineyards Corp.The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to enhance their digital marketing through brand awareness campaigns and social media engagements. This will increase sales and profitability for the company, which has been impacted by the loss of in-person vineyard traffic due to COVID-19.Niagara RegionWest
Walkers OneShot Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $23,859.50 to third party to complete analysis of three potential Ready to Drink (RTD) products to increase their product line.Simcoe CountyCentral
Wellness Natural Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to launch a digital marketing campaign to market their products direct to the consumer to grow their sales and increase their online presence.Peel RegionCentral
Ying Ying Soy Food Ltd.The Recipient will receive up to $23,750.00 to pursue the HACCP certification through the engagement of a consultant and purchase of equipment.Peel RegionCentral
Your Fitness Dish Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $73,200.00 to implement an international marketing campaign on Amazon USA to bring their nutritional bar products to international markets.Toronto RegionCentral
Your Fitness Dish Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $50,000.00 to develop new plant based yoghurts and milks to increase their product line and increase their product line.York RegionCentral
Zavida Coffee Company Inc.The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to engage a communications agency to develop and execute a direct marketing campaign, engage Loblaw Media for digital marketing, digital media buying, and postage/shipping of direct marketing prints/media and coupons.York RegionCentral