Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency

The Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency works to create opportunities for economic growth in Atlantic Canada by helping businesses become more competitive, innovative and productive, by working with diverse communities to develop and diversify local economies, and by championing the strengths of Atlantic Canada.

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  1. DeNova develops low-cost aquafeed protein ingredient to meet growing demand
  2. The workforce of Canada’s fish and seafood processing sector is an economic driver in coastal and rural communities, and is vital to the national food supply chain. The sector faced immense challenges due to COVID-19, and the Government of Canada worked quickly to ensure it had the support it needed during this unprecedented time.
  3. Government support of more than 3.7 million dollars will help NB businesses chart and implement digital roadmaps
  4. Federal government support of more than $125,000 will help farmers bridge labour gaps within agriculture sector
  5. Additional space will enable Pugwash social enterprise to create more vocational opportunities for adults with disabilities