Benefits and obligations apply to successful applicants only.
SPECIAL SUCCESSION DISCOUNT
10% of the value of qualifying input purchases, proportional to the applicant’s interest (shares) in their business up to a maximum of $5,000/year per agricultural company.*
* In order to qualify for this component, the member’s input purchases must be made primarily at the local cooperative. See list for eligible input purchases.
Free access to Shepell, a program that provides professional services in psychology, law, and administration.
Each recipient will be required, for the duration of their assistance, to commit to developing their professional skills through the provided training (total of 21 credits) and their participation in certain community activities.
For the duration of their assistance, the candidate undertakes to earn a minimum of seven credits per year in training recognized by the Board of Directors of the Fonds coopératif d’aide à la relève agricole. The recipient can choose from a dozen courses based on their interests and needs.
For the duration of their assistance, the participant agrees to take part in a minimum of two community activities per year. The recipient may choose from the list of associative activities recognized by the Fonds’ Board of Directors.