National Circle for Indigenous Agriculture & Food

At NCIAF, we lead with purpose. As an Indigenous-led, non-profit organization, we're committed to advancing reconcilliation within the agriculture industry while fostering a national dialogue on Indigenous agriculture.

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National Circle for Indigenous Agriculture & Food

We drive reconcilliation in agriculture, fostering dialogue on Indigenous farming.

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What is NCIAF and what do we do?

At NCIAF, we facilitate crucial connections between the agriculture industry, government entities, and knowledge keepers with Indigenous communities and peoples. Our focus is on strengthening food security and sovereignty while enhancing Indigenous roles in global food provision.

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Our path to success

Business Development

Supporting agriculture and food business developed by creating opportunities that advance food sovereignty and grow the participation of Indigenous business across the value chain through agriculture planning and knowledge.


Advance reconciliation in the agriculture industry by facilitating the journey, building relationships, and rebuilding Indigenous Peoples' role in agriculture and connection to the land while revitalizing traditions and values.

Capacity Development

Providing proactive communication of learning opportunities, knowledge sharing, and connecting Indigenous businesses and peoples to hands-on learning and development opportunities for operational success.

Our Mission and Vision


To unite industry, government, academia, and like-minded non-profits with Indigenous Peoples to advance reconciliation. We accelerate Indigenous agriculture, agribusiness, and food production while honouring Indigenous traditions, lands, and Mother Earth.


To reignite the involvement of Indigenous communities and Peoples in agriculture and agribusiness, reclaiming food security, sovereignty, and contributing to feeding the world.

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Indigenous Agriculture Opportunities could Boost GDP by $1.5 billion (FCC)

Indigenous Agriculture Opportunities could Boost GDP by $1.5 billion (FCC)

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Supporting NCIAF means committing to reconciliation. You become a recognized leader in supporting Indigenous communities and peoples in agriculture. By contributing to NCIAF, you'll achieve your Indigenous Environmental, Sustainability, and Governance (ESG) goals while directly impacting Indigenous communities, businesses, and Peoples.

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