Resources for consumers and farmers

Browse these resources for general information on Canadian agriculture, cutting edge research, programs for farmers, career pathways in agriculture and much more.

Advocacy Resources Agricultural Research Business Risk Management Programs Education
Environment Farm Safety Food Labeling Food Safety Information
General Agriculture Information GMO Information Government Programs and Services Human Resources/Careers/Training
Issue Briefs Organic Farming and Certification Pesticide Information Statistics


Advocacy Resources

AGvocate infographics, graphics, social media content

Advocacy Webinars

Agricultural Research

Results of Agricultural research from Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Farming best practices

Business Risk Management Programs




CFA Policy Publications and Issue Briefs:

Strategic Investments in Agriculture

Grain Transportation

Environmental Sustainability

Labour Issues in Agriculture

National Food Strategy

CFA 2017 Policy Manual


Agriculture in the Classroom Canada

All About Food – by Agriculture in the Classroom


National Environmental Farm Plan

Environmental Sustainability of Canadian Agriculture report

Species-at-risk public registry

Farm Safety

Canadian Agricultural Safety Association

Agriculture safety training

Canadian Agricultural Injury Reporting (CAIR)

Food Labeling

Canadian Food Inspection Agency tools and factsheets on food labelling

Food Safety 

How It Works: Canada’s Food Safety System

Canadian Partnership for Consumer Food Safety Education

General Agriculture Information

Real Dirt on Farming: Answering your questions about farming in Canada

Farm to Table: Stories following the path of Canadian food

Farm and Food Care Virtual Farm Tours

Farm and Food Care Canada collection of infographics on farming

Farm Fact Sheets by Sector

CFA’s Canada 150 Infographic “Our Farms. Our Food. Our Future”

GMO Information

Health Canada’s regulation of genetically modified food

Regulations, guidelines and decision documents applicable to GM foods

CFIA’s Biotechnology and the Environment

Government Programs and Services for Farmers

List of programs

Human Resources/Careers/Training

Canadian Agricultural Human Resource Council

Agri HR Toolkit

Agricultural Career Pathways

Agriculture Labor Market Information

Organic Farming and Certification:

CFIA Regulating organic products in Canada

Pesticide Information

Health Canada Pesticides and Food

Grower Requested Own Use Program

List of approved pesticides under GROU program


2016 Census of Agriculture

Canadian Agriculture and Food Statistics and Market Information

An Overview of the Canadian Agriculture and Agri-Food System 2016