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  • 25 April 2019

Investing in Canada's bioeconomy to help provide opportunities for farmers and grow the clean economy

April 25, 2019 - Burlington, ONT – The Canadian bioeconomy is an exciting opportunity for farmers, generating more than $4 billion in sales each year. Today, Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Karina Gould, Minister of Democratic Institutions were at Ecosynthetix in Burlington to announce a federal investment of up to $11.2 million to the Bioproducts Cluster under the Canadian Agricultural Partnership. The cluster, led by Bioindustrial Innovation Canada, will include an additional $10.9 million in contributions from industry, for a total investment of $22.1 million. 


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