The CanadaOrganic Trade Association received funding of $992,131
through the Canadian Agricultural Partnership’s AgriMarketing Program.
The funding will support the industry in resolving market access issues,
ensuring Canadian organic products remain competitive. The funding will
create export and domestic opportunities to promote the “Canada
The project includes activities such as attending trade shows,
hosting incoming missions, participating in international trade advocacy
meetings and creating a retailer training webinar series and manual.
The Government of Canada has also recently supported a review of
organic standards and has provided program support to the Organic
Federation of Canada to help maintain the sector’s sustainability.