Direct Farm Manitoba is actively involved in advocating for the interests of its member markets and farmers.  In addition to this, our members have access to a number of other important benefits, including a farm or market profile on DFM’s website, promotion of the direct marketing sector throughout the season, and special events and programs.


Are you a Manitoba farmer who is selling your farm products directly to customers?


Or are you a Manitoba farmers’ market?


Grants and Funding Opportunities

These are external grants that farm and market members may be interested in. Make sure to read the eligibility details, and if you have questions, please reach out to the contact listed in the application guide:

**This page is reviewed regularly, however, it is good practice to review granting deadlines and up to date information by referring to the linked pages.


Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ) provides wage subsidies to employers from not-for-profit organizations, the public sector, and private sector organizations with 50 or fewer full-time employees, to create quality summer work experiences for young people aged 15 to 30 years.

Accepting applications until January 12, 2023 11:59 am (Pacific Standard Time)
Click here to apply: https://www.canada.ca/en/employment-social-development/services/funding/canada-summer-jobs.html

Green Team grants create summer employment opportunities for youth aged 15 to 29 years. Approved Applicants provide a variety of community development projects that improve neighbourhoods, promote community involvement and help develop young leaders.  The employment period is between May 1 and September 30. The application deadline is January 16, 2023 

For more information and to apply: https://www.gov.mb.ca/grants/grant-name.html