Canadian Blended Wine Industry and Labelling Overview January 2017 There are two types of wines primarily produced in Canada: 100% Canadian (includes VQA and BC VQA) and International Canadian Blends. Together, they contribute an annual economic impact of $6.8 billion ($3.7B for 100% Canadian and $3.1B for blended wines).
Apr 16, 2015 · Food policy in Canada may over time shift from agriculture policy to social policy but our role as producers and processors in the meantime is to ensure there is a pathway for entrepreneurship, a focus on infrastructure for all products and an appreciation of food as the leading contributor to manufacturing GDP in the nation.
Mar 03, 2018 · This is why the sector just created an industry association, Food Beverage Canada – so processors have a voice. Without a vibrant manufacturing sector, Canada’s agri-food sector cannot prosper. The Canadian Agricultural Partnership (CAP) is a 5-year funding framework supported by Canada's federal, provincial and territorial governments. Agricultural and agri-food businesses across the country can access multiple government grants and repayable funding programs to support strategic growth projects.
Agricultural Research and Development. The Canadian agri-food industry has become an effective producer and processor of food and feed as the result of the work of innovative, hard-working farmers, good management of land resources, and the application of the technology derived from agricultural research. The largest export markets for Canadian wine is China, the United States, South Korea, the Netherlands, and Japan. Between 2006 and 2011, 68 per cent of Canadian wine exports came from Ontario-based wineries; with 14 per cent of exports originating from British Columbia, 12 per cent from Quebec, and six per cent from Alberta. Jun 15, 2019 · June 15, 2019 – Niagara, Ontario – Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada David Lametti, on behalf of Agriculture and Agri-Food Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau, was at the Konzelmann Estate Winery today to announce more than $2.3 million to the Canadian Grapevine Certification Network (CGCN). May 13, 2015 · The Canadian government poured CAD $602 million into agriculture and agri-food research and development in 2012-2013. And, in the last two decades, the Canadian government has focused more closely on R&D investment in agriculture than the United States. How Canada is Leading Agricultural Innovation. Insight Canada’s Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Lawrence MacAulay, discusses our innovative role in the agriculture industry and the Canadian Agricultural Partnership.