Federal Budget 2021

Read CFA’s submission for the 2021 Federal Budget

Several consultations were undertaken during the lead up to the 2021 Federal Budget to gather recommendations on how federal dollars should be spent.  CFA submitted a Pre-Budget submission to help inform the budget process.

Read the submission here.

Advocacy Campaign

CFA released the recommendations below in order to help unify the message being sent to the government from farmers across the country. The recommendations were prepared based on input from CFA members. Members were urged to bring up these recommendations during any opportunities they had to engage with their MPs.

Key Recommendations

CFA outlined the following key recommendations in the Pre-Budget Submission:

Recommendation 1: Kick-starting Canada’s economic recovery:

Recommendation 2: Leveraging agriculture’s environmental contributions:

Recommendation 3 – Building greater resilience in Canada’s food system ($3 million investment to development and retention of workforce and invest in technology):

Background: Recap of the 2020 Pre-Budget Submission

Read our 2020 Budget Submission here