Government invests over half a million dollars to develop education surrounding the agriculture sector
By Top Crop Manager
The Government of Canada is working with industry to help raise awareness, understanding and appreciation of agriculture among young Canadians. The agriculture and food sector is one of Canada's key growth industries and the opportunities for youth are endless.
Agriculture and Agri-Food Minister, Lawrence MacAulay, announced a one-year investment of over half a million dollars for Agriculture in the Classroom Canada to develop and deliver educational resources about the agriculture and agri-food sector to primary and secondary students across the country, and to promote career opportunities in the sector.