Investing in Canada's bioeconomy to help provide opportunities for farmers and grow the clean economy
April 25, 2019 - Burlington, ONT – The Canadian bioeconomy is an exciting opportunity for farmers, generating more than $4 billion in sales each year. Today, Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Karina Gould, Minister of Democratic Institutions were at Ecosynthetix in Burlington to announce a federal investment of up to $11.2 million to the Bioproducts Cluster under the Canadian Agricultural Partnership. The cluster, led by Bioindustrial Innovation Canada, will include an additional $10.9 million in contributions from industry, for a total investment of $22.1 million.
Read full news release here: https://www.bincanada.ca/single-post/2019/04/25/Investing-in-Canadas-bioeconomy-to-help-provide-opportunities-for-farmers-and-grow-the-clean-economy