Note: The information below was taken from http://iafbc.ca/funding-opportunities/market-development/. Please check with this site for the most up to date information.
Applicant organizations must have a head office or be registered in BC and market products grown or processed* in BC. Eligible participants are:
- Primary agriculture producers (Please note that while agriculture producers are eligible for support, seafood producers (e.g. fishers and harvesters) are not eligible);
- Agriculture, food & beverage processors and/or seafood processors;
- Agriculture, food & beverage cooperatives; and
- Recognized agriculture, food & beverage and seafood industry associations, boards or councils.
Producers, Processors and Cooperatives must have annual gross revenues greater than $30,000 in the most recent two years to be eligible for the program.