Keystone Agricultural Producers (KAP) is seeking proposals from qualified consultants to assist the project team with reviewing and realigning the Manitoba Environmental Farm Plan (EFP) content to enable an application to the Sustainable Agriculture Initiative (SAI) for equivalency to the Farm Sustainability Assessment (FSA) 2.1.
The Environmental Farm Plan (EFP) program is a voluntary, self-assessment process that helps farm managers identify on-farm environmental assets and risks and develop an action plan to address those risks. The EFP is offered as a Strategic Initiative under the Environment Program federal provincial Canadian Agricultural Partnership (CAP) Agreement. Manitoba Agriculture and Resource Development (ARD) is responsible for the maintenance of the content in the EFP Workbook and the delivery of the EFP Workshops. KAP is responsible for the administration of the EFP, including third party verification, data collection and reporting, and the EFP advisory committee.
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