New Entrants RoadMap

There are many opportunities for new entrants to farm in our province. New Brunswick has good land available at relatively affordable prices and plenty of water. We hope you will consider making our province your farming destination.

The Department of Agriculture, Aquaculture and Fisheries has put together this Road Map for people who are new to, or interested in, farming in New Brunswick. This guide will help you access the services and information you need to help make your farm successful.

Looking for more resources on starting a farm in New Brunswick? In 2022, the Agricultural Alliance of New Brunswick launched an all-in-one website to assist both new farmers start their business and current farmers grow their operation in New Brunswick.

AgriNB serves as a resource-based website that includes useful information on developing an agri-business in the province. Resources include:


  • Available farmland for sale
  • Site suitability maps
  • Industry contacts
  • HR & workforce development tools
  • Agri-education & training opportunities
  • Financial supports