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BUSINESS PLANNING SUPPORT

The  BC Ministry of Agriculture through its Growing Forward 2 program offers funding for both farming and food processor businesses looking to expand or grow their business. The program will fund up to 85% of the cost for an authorized consultant to help develop business plans.  This planning can include financial analysis, business development (e.g. Expansion) strategies, marketing strategies and other key business management areas. For further information on this program visit... http://www.agf.gov.bc.ca/apf/GF2/GF2.html.