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Ottawa funds on-farm anti-COVID measures

Cost sharing is 50-50 with up to $100,000 per applicant
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The federal government has allocated $35 million to an On-Farm Emergency Support program.

Purpose of the fund is to improve health safety on farms and in employee living quarters and prevent COVID-19.

Support will be provided for infrastructure improvements to living quarters, work stations, temporary or emergency housing, protective equipment and sanitary stations.

Cost sharing is 50-50 with up to $100,000 per applicant.

For information, call 1-866-367-8506.