Department of Agriculture

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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

Program Supports Limestone Access for Farmers
A program to help farmers cover the cost of transporting limestone for use in reducing soil acidity is now accepting applications for 2018-19. - 2018/01/29 - 12:06 (full text)
Meet a Farmer at the Mall
Nova Scotians will be able to meet a farmer at Mic Mac Mall in Dartmouth on Friday, Aug. 18 and Saturday, Aug. 19. - 2017/08/17 - 10:30 (full text)
Small Farm Expos Held in Annapolis, Antigonish Counties
Experienced, new and aspiring farmers will have the chance to expand their knowledge and skills at one of two small farm expos in Nova Scotia this month. - 2017/07/14 - 10:17 (full text)

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