Pricing

The Ontario Agri-Food Venture Centre (OAFVC) service rates are reviewed on an ongoing basis. All fees are subject to HST (prices below do not include applicable taxes).
Additional services and fees which are not outlined below are offered on a cost recovery basis. All fees are subject to change, please contact us for more information or clarification.
To qualify for “Northumberland Entrepreneur” rates, a Client must provide proof of Northumberland County property ownership, business ownership, or residence.

 

Room Rentals

Please note: A room may be booked for a ‘half shift’ only when space will be used for less than 4 hours, a ‘full shift’ is for any usage 4 to 7 hours in duration.

Conference Room Rate Northumberland Entrepreneurs
Half day rate (<4 hours) $50.00 $43.00
Full day rate (4 to 7 hours) $100.00 $85.00

 

 

 

Vegetable Processing Room Rate Northumberland Entrepreneurs
Trial day rate + 1 staff $240.00 $204.00
Half shift rate (<4 hours) $170.00 $145.00
Full shift rate (4 to 7 hours) $260.00 $221.00

 

 

 

 

Processing Kitchen Rate Northumberland Entrepreneurs
Trial shift rate + 1 staff $240.00 $204.00
Half shift rate (<4 hours) $180.00 $153.00
Full shift rate (4 to 7 hours) $280.00 $238.00

 

 

 

 

Development/QA Lab Rate Northumberland Entrepreneurs
Full day rate (up to 7 hours) $200.00

$170.00

 

 

 

Packaging Room Rate Northumberland Entrepreneurs
Half shift rate (<4 hours) $100.00 $85.00
Full shift rate (4 to 7 hours) $180.00 $153.00

 

 

 

Pelletizing Room Rate Northumberland Entrepreneurs
Half day rate (<4 hours) $150.00 $128.00
Full day rate (4 to 7 hours) $240.00 $204.00


 

Storage Fees

Please note: Storage includes up to one inventory check per month. Requests for additional inventory checks to be completed by staff will be billed hourly with a minimum of one hour of labour charged per instance.

Storage Option Rate Northumberland Entrepreneurs
Dry Storage (per pallet/month) $30.00 $26.00
Cold Storage (per pallet/month) $40.00 $34.00
Cold Storage for Hops (per pallet/month) $34.00 $34.00
Freezer Storage (per pallet/month) $50.00 $43.00
Frozen Storage for Hops (per pallet/month) $43.00 $43.00
Tempering Room (max. 13 pallets) $50.00 $43.00

 

 

 

Service Rates
Service Rate Northumberland Entrepreneurs
Labour Fees* (per staff/hour) $28.00 $28.00
Product Process Development*
(per hour)
$50.00 $43.00
Product Packaging Development* (per hour) $50.00 $43.00
Co-packing Fees* (negotiated seperately) Product dependent Product
dependent
Nutritional Facts Table Generation $45.00 $38.00
Barcode Item Setup (per product) $150.00 $128.00
Barcode Generation (per barcode) $5.00 $4.00
Food-Waste Disposal Fee
(per instance)
$200.00
per tonne
$170.00
per tonne

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*Rate is applicable only when Centre is equipped to offer as an internal service

 

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