The Grain, Oilseed and Pulse levy is the original levy, whereby the Council is to administer the collection of the Levy and evaluate proposals for funding. The funds are redistributed into projects that meet the following objectives:
- Benefit / Promote /Enhance the viability of the field crop industry as a whole or for commodities, in the BC Peace River Region.
- Conduct or Support Research or Educational Programs in respect of the development and promotion of the BC industry and commodities.
Areas in which there is funding potential include infrastructure support, research, market development, technology transfer and promotion as described in Figure 1.
Figure 1 Areas of potential grain, oilseed and pulse crop levies funding