Agricultural investment services

The Investment Services Branch helps investors set-up their agri-business smoothly and quickly in Alberta.

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Supporting your agri-business

Alberta offers a competitive tax system and strong agriculture and agri-processing sector, global market access and R&D infrastructure. The Investment Services Branch helps investors set-up their agri-business smoothly and quickly in Alberta. Through the branch, businesses can access concierge-style services that foster growth and diversification in the agri-food sector.

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Why invest in Alberta

From a competitive tax system to a skilled workforce, discover why Alberta is the perfect fit for your business.

Our services

We offer a concierge service approach that is tailored to help investors set-up their business quickly and scale up.

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Talk to an investment attraction expert to see how we can support your agri-business in Alberta.

News and updates

  • April 24, 2023 New tax credit opens the door to big investments

    Alberta is now accepting applications for the new Agri-processing Investment Tax Credit program. 

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  • April 6, 2023: Stony Plain lands a sweet deal

    The Town of Stony Plain has landed what could be called a sweet deal, thanks in part to a $2.14-million grant from Alberta’s Investment and growth fund.

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  • July 7, 2022: Agri-food industry flourishing in Alberta

    Alberta has reached key investment milestones, attracting almost $1.5 billion in new agri-food investment and creating about 3,000 jobs for Albertans since 2019.

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  • April 21, 2022: Investing in Alberta’s hemp industry

    In partnership with the federal government, Alberta has awarded two grants totalling $900,000 to help grow the province’s hemp industry.

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  • May 17, 2022: Alberta home to snack maker’s newest facility

    Super-Pufft, one of North America’s largest manufacturers and co-packers of salty snacks for retailers and national brands, has established a new state-of-the-art potato chip processing facility in Alberta.

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  • May 30, 2022: Plant protein sprouting new roots in Alberta

    PIP International, a Canadian-based agri-food company, is celebrating the opening of a new $20-million pea-processing pilot facility in Lethbridge.

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