The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, announced an investment of up to $2.1 million for three organizations to support development opportunities for Canadian youth in agriculture.

Canada's young farmers are helping to strengthen our agriculture and agri-food sector through their leadership and innovative contributions.

With funds under the AgriCompetitiveness Program, three organizations [Canadian 4-H Council (4-H Canada), Canadian Young Farmers’ Forum (CYFF), Canada’s Outstanding Young Farmers (COYF)] will deliver important programming and initiatives that help to develop the future generation of agricultural leaders.

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