AAC Programs

To see a complete list of the programs the council has administered click here. Below is a list of our current programs.

Closed Programs with Active Projects

Canadian Agricultural Partnership

CAP cost-share funding assistance is merit-based, and funding amounts are individually established based on the 19 new and updated project categories. Cost-share funding will support targeted projects in three priority areas, with research and innovation continuing to be important across all areas.

Canadian Food Innovators Cluster Project

The Canadian Food Innovators (CFI-ICA) are supporting innovative research by leading an Agri-Science cluster project. The knowledge gained through this cluster is expected to lead to commercial applications of new processes and new products in the food and beverage processing industry across Canada.

COHA Science Cluster III (2018-2023)

The Canadian Ornamental Horticultural Alliance is leading a Science Cluster project, approved under AAFC’s AgriScience Program – Clusters Component. A total of ten research projects have been funded under the Accelerating Green Plant Innovation for Environmental and Economic Benefit Cluster.

Greenhouse Competitiveness and Innovation Initiative

The objective of the Greenhouse Competitiveness and Innovation Initiative (GCII) is to increase sector competitiveness, by providing broad-based support that fosters innovation and investment in the sector.

Greenhouse Renewable Energy Technologies R&D Initiative

The Agricultural Adaptation Council (AAC) is issuing the $1 million Greenhouse Renewable Energy Technologies (GRET) R&D Initiative call for proposals to support innovative research and development projects that focus on renewable energy technologies for the Ontario greenhouse sector.

Ontario Regional Priorities Partnership Program

Ontario Genomics (OG) is partnering with the Agricultural Adaptation Council (AAC) and Genome Canada (GC) to deliver the new Ontario Regional Priorities Partnership Program (RP3).  This regionally-focused program will be an open funding competition for Proof-of Concept (PoC)-stage projec...