Smart Policy Series 2019:

April 29, 2021

Incentivizing Low Carbon Pathways for Agrifood

Canada is the world’s fifth largest global exporter of agri-food products with sales of over $55 billion. The agri-food system is an integrated complex production chain ranging from primary agriculture to the food and beverage services sector. In 2016, the sector accounted for 6.7% of Canada’s total GDP.

In this edition of Foresight's Smart Policy Series, we explore opportunities enhance productivity of agrifood activities while reducing GHG emissions and minimizing water usage.