ECODA has an extensive network of partners and is always building new connections. Partners are key to accessing the market intelligence, research expertise and strategic funding needed to maintain and grow ECODA’s mandate.

We’re open to receiving letters of intent (LOI) until end of day, Wednesday, August 31, 2022. To see if you’d like to be an ECODA partner, please read our call for proposals.

ECODA and its partners share a vision of a prosperous, sustainable and healthy Eastern Canada agrifood sector. Together, we are working on a five-year, $6.2 million oilseed crop research and development initiative. We’ve also delivered multiple research projects under the following three programs:

  • Agri-Innovation Program (2013 to 2018)
    • Total approved project budget of $6.65 million over five years, cost shared on a 50:50 basis between Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada and ECODA’s partners
  • Agricultural Innovation Program (2012 to 2013)
    • Total approved budget of $1.07 million for one year, cost shared on a 75:25 basis between Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada and ECODA’s partners
  • Developing Innovative Agri-Products Program (2010 to 2013)
    • Total approved budget of $4.3 million over three years, cost shared on a 75:25 basis between Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada and ECODA’s partners

Funding and Industry Partners

Research Partners

Beyond our formal ECODA partnerships, we’re also linked to other industry associations such as the Canola Council of Canada. This means that not only are ECODA projects unique to Eastern Canada but those research outcomes complement and benefit national priorities.

Become an ECODA partner today

Join us in growing a prosperous, sustainable and healthy
Eastern Canada agrifood sector.