OMAFRA PROGRAM FUNDING DEADLINE – February 26, 2021
DID YOUR FARM BUSINESS incur costs related to COVID-19? Funding is available in the following categories:
- Preventative Occupational Health and Safety Measures for preventative occupational health and safety measures such as personal protective and medical testing equipment, enhanced cleaning and disinfection supplies and more. Learn more (URL: omafra.gov.on.ca/english/about/agrifoodprogram_guide1-2.htm)
- Worker Wages and Isolation Expenses for worker wages and isolation cost reimbursements for workplace positive COVID-19 cases and close contacts ordered to isolate. Learn more (URL: omafra.gov.on.ca/english/about/agrifoodprogramwwie.pdf)
- On-Farm Worker Safety Improvement Program for farm worker safety infrastructure projects up to $100,000 such as housing or workplace modifications and equipment to enhance health and safety of workers. Learn more (URL: omafra.gov.on.ca/english/about/agrifoodprogram_guide3.htm)
Apply now for the Enhanced Agri-food Workplace Protection Program (URL: omafra.gov.on.ca/english/about/agrifoodprogram.htm).
There is an upcoming webinar for more information:
Title: Enhanced Agri-Food Workplace Protection Program- Apply Now for Funding
When: February 2nd from 12:00-1:00 pm
Description: Bradley Shaw from OMAFRA will provide an overview of the program, eligible expenses and how to submit your application. A question and answer period will follow.
Please contact OMAFRA for more details at: 1-877-424-1300 or firstname.lastname@example.org