Northern Development approves $176,483 for 10 projects through BC Hydro Peace Agricultural Compensation Fund

March 30, 2021

Fourth round of grants approved through $20M fund

On March 23, Northern Development announced funding for 10 projects through the BC Hydro Peace Agricultural Compensation Fund. Approved projects range from the construction of a commercial kitchen, farm diversification, fencing and more.

“These are some exciting new project approvals for the Peace Region,” said Joel McKay, CEO, Northern Development Initiative Trust. “It is great to see the interest and commitment to providing locally sourced food to people and communities in the area. All of these projects will benefit not only farmers and ranchers, but local businesses and young people.”

Click here to read the full news release and learn more about some of the approved projects in the Peace Region.