Helping You Generate Value-Added Opportunities for your Business

Take the Exploring Value Added Opportunities (EVAO) course to help you increase your profits through the creation of new products and services or value-added opportunities at your farm or food business. Our course can help you:

  • Generate new ideas for value-added products and services;
  • Assess your idea's business potential;
  • Identify and manage potential risks; and,
  • Determine and plan what it takes to turn your idea into reality.

The eLearning course is temporarily unavailable on the website. To obtain a copy of the eLearning course on USB stick please contact Foodland Ontario at

Take the course online today at your leisure

OMAFRA's Exploring Value Added Opportunities (EVAO) is available to you any time through a convenient, online learning platform. The course includes four modules lasting 45 minutes each that you can work through at your own pace.

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What Past Participants Have Said

"I know we need everything in that binder. It's so great to have it all in one place." Gillian Flies, Creemore, ON

"I wish this course had been available before I started my value added business." Jason Persall, Waterford, ON

"It's a wonderful course. I would have saved a lot of time had I had this course before developing my business plan." Don Deakin, Killaloe ON

The project was funded through Growing Forward, a federal-provincial-territorial initiative.

For more information:
Toll Free: 1-877-424-1300
Author: OMAFRA
Creation Date: 18 November 2014
Last Reviewed: 09 April 2018