The Pitt Meadows Agricultural Viability Strategy is a comprehensive agricultural planning document that identifies opportunities to strengthen the local agriculture and agri-food sector and contribute to its long-term sustainability. Updated in 2023, the Strategy recommends actions specific to Pitt Meadows to support municipal planning efforts in the both the short and long-term.
Agriculture in Pitt Meadows is a thriving and resilient sector where farmers are valued, productive lands are supported, and producers are equipped to adapt to changing social, economic, and environmental conditions.
Protect farmland for farming.
Plan and manage infrastructure assets, such as drainage, irrigation, and roads, to ensure they are well-functioning for agriculture and supported through thoughtful decision-making.
Support the economic viability of the agriculture and agri-food sector.
Help the agriculture and agri-food sector adapt to future challenges by adopting new technology, embracing innovation, and becoming resilient to climate change.
Help the community support and be proud of agriculture in Pitt Meadows.