Department of Agriculture

We support the development of competitive, sustainable and profitable agriculture businesses that helps Nova Scotia’s rural and urban communities prosper. We help the agriculture industry become adaptable and successful. We also help people understand the importance of buying Nova Scotia-grown products to support our farmers and our economy.

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Department of Agriculture
6th floor (Suite 605), WTCC
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Phone: 902-424-4560
Fax: 902-424-4671
Toll Free1-800-279-0825