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Growing Innovation cultivates activities directed at research and on-farm innovation by providing financial support for state-of-the-art organizations and agencies that conduct innovation-driven projects.
The agriculture landscape has changed dramatically over the years. New levels of improved farm management and farm productivity have resulted from agricultural research and innovation.
Growing Forward 2 continues to build on previous policy frameworks by fostering innovation-driven ideas. The ability to invest in capacity and knowledge development and on-farm and applied extension research is critical to help support the vision of innovation in agriculture.
Growing Innovation will invest in three important areas to help facilitate the innovation vision in agriculture:
This initiative creates an environment that accelerates the pace of innovation in market development, production and proactive risk management by supporting industry-led research and development activities in market development, production and proactive risk management for crops, livestock, environment and food.