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Provincial Farm Investor Immigration Programs in Canada - 2024

Canada has various provincial farm investor immigration programs tailored to encourage farm entrepreneurs to invest and establish farming businesses. Here’s a detailed province-by-province breakdown for 2024:


  • Program: Farm Investor Pathway (FIP)

  • Requirements:

  • Farm Business Experience: Minimum of three years in farm business management or ownership.

  • Investment Requirement: At least $300,000 CAD in eligible tangible assets.

  • Net Worth: At least $500,000 CAD.

  • Language Proficiency: Interview in either English or French.

  • Farm Business Research Visit: Mandatory to conduct research.

  • Application Procedure:

  1. Submit an Expression of Interest with the Farm Investor Pathway Interest Guidelines Form.

  2. Receive a Letter of Advice to Apply (LAA).

  3. Submit a full application to the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP).

  4. If approved, sign a Deposit Agreement and submit a $75,000 CAD deposit.


  • Program: Self-Employed Farmer Stream

  • Requirements:

  • Farm Management Experience: Demonstrate farming experience.

  • Investment Requirement: At least $500,000 CAD for a farming business.

  • Net Worth: Minimum of $500,000 CAD.

  • Business Plan: Detailed business plan for a farming enterprise in Alberta.

  • Application Procedure:

  1. Submit the application to the Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (AINP).

  2. If approved, obtain a nomination and apply for permanent residence.


  • Program: Farm Owner and Operator Stream

  • Requirements:

  • Farm Management Experience: At least three years in farm ownership/management.

  • Investment Requirement: Minimum $150,000 CAD.

  • Net Worth: At least $500,000 CAD.

  • Exploratory Visit: Required for research.

  • Application Procedure:

  1. Submit an Expression of Interest (EOI) to the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP).

  2. If invited, submit a full application.

  3. Deposit a refundable $75,000 CAD Good Faith Deposit.

Agri-Food Pilot

  • Program: Agri-Food Pilot (Federal)

  • Requirements:

  • Eligible Industries and Occupations: Specific agricultural industries and roles.

  • Work Experience: At least one year of non-seasonal work in an eligible occupation.

  • Job Offer or Educational Requirement:

  • Job offer in Canada or specific educational requirements.

  • Language Proficiency: Minimum language scores in English or French.

  • Application Procedure:

  1. Submit an application to the Agri-Food Pilot.

  2. If approved, obtain permanent residency.


These programs vary in requirements and eligibility, providing multiple pathways for farm investors. Ensure to conduct in-depth research and fulfill the criteria before applying.

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Bilal Ali
Bilal Ali
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