Department of Agriculture


Welcome to the Department of Agriculture website.

The site is intended to answer questions quickly and be more user-friendly. Our home page now offers a more extensive menu, extra helpful descriptions, and new key links.






Nova Scotia Farm Food & Events Calendar

Nova Scotia Farm Food and Events Calendar

This calendar is offered and managed by Perennia and the Nova Scotia Department of Agriculture, operated for the benefit of sharing information of interest to the agri-food community.
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Latest News

Meet a Farmer At the Mall
Nova Scotians will be able to meet a farmer at Mic Mac Mall in Dartmouth on today, Aug. 19 and Saturday, Aug. 20. - 2016/08/19 - 09:45 (full text)
Province Supports Fairs and Exhibitions with Funding Agreement
Government has signed an agreement with provincial fairs and exhibitions to provide stable funding that supports maintenance of their infrastructure. - 2016/08/17 - 13:14 (full text)
New Apprenticeship Opportunities for Agriculture Equipment Technicians
A new training program for agricultural equipment technicians will provide in-demand opportunities for apprentices and help Nova Scotia farmers improve productivity. - 2016/08/17 - 10:07 (full text)

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