Selecting a grant stream

Who can
apply

Stream

Farmers, Food producers, Non Profits, Community Groups, Food or Farming Co-ops

Farmers and Food Producers

purpose of
the stream

Individuals or groups lacking funds from other resources to complete projects that improve the local food system in Ontario.

Established producers looking to make capital improvements that will increase their ability to supply. The Big Carrot grocery stores in Toronto.

location

Anywhere in Ontario

In Ontario and within a distance to reasonably deliver to The Big Carrot.

amount

$500-$5,000

$5,000-$15,000

production
methods

Must use sustainable production methods. Does not need to be certified organic.

Must meet the store's standards. Can be seeking funds to meet these standards e.g. certifying organic.