The Ontario Agri-Food Research Initiative (OAFRI) has opened its 2020-21 Call for Research Proposals.
OAFRI offers funding for research that stimulates innovation to support the growth and competitiveness of Ontario’s agri-food sector, promotes food safety and strengthens rural communities.
Priorities for the 2020-21 application year are:
- food safety
- plant health and protection
- sustainable production systems
Public and private sector applicants from Ontario with capacity to perform quality research in the program priority areas are invited to apply.
The submission deadline is 2 p.m. on January 8, 2021.
For more details, visit the Ontario Agri-Food Research Initiative (OAFRI) webpage: https://www.ontario.ca/page/ontario-agri-food-research-initiative
When seeking funding, researchers are encouraged to refer to the priorities and target research outcomes in the Canadian Beef Research and Technology Transfer Strategy.
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