The Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture invests in research and development activities enhancing the diversification and profitability of agriculture in the province. The ministry offers programs that provide funding for projects in research, demonstration and adoption of new technologies ranging from the local level to the development and commercialization of new technologies.
Ministry of Agriculture's Research Branch maintains an archive of all ADF funded research projects. Here you can search for projects funded by Agriculture Development Fund (ADF), Beef Development Fund (BDF), Agri-Food Innovation Fund (AFIF), Tech Adoption and Demo (TAD), Agricultural Demonstration of Practices and Technologies (ADOPT) and Saskatchewan Agri-Value Initiative (SAVI).
Saskatchewan has made a concerted effort to develop and maintain state-of-the-art research and development institutions in the province to make them attractive for intellectuals and young researchers.
The Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture recognizes the need to attract and retain highly qualified scientists and researchers.
The Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture currently supports initiatives designed to facilitate the creation of knowledge or the development of technology that meets the specific needs of Saskatchewan producers.
The Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture has established three programs to get new information, and especially new technology, into the hands of producers, food processors and other agri-business people.