Getting Started

RDAR invests in bold research projects that will drive competitiveness, profitability and sustainability in our agriculture industry. We are ready to grow big ideas that produce results-driven research that can be put into practice at the farm gate.


ARGO (Agricultural Research Grant Organizer) is the name of our one-stop grant management portal that will enable you to seamlessly manage your research grants and view all your funding-related interactions with RDAR right from application creation to payment management.

You will be able to access RDAR and Agriculture Funding Consortium (AFC) funding opportunities through the ARGO poral.


We have created a selection of short training videos that designed to get you up and running on the AGRO portal. To view our on-demand training videos click on a session below.


We are ready to support you along your research funding journey. If you have any questions or concerns regarding the ARGO application process, please contact us at: 

Resources and Templates for Researchers

We are here to support your research journey. RDAR offers many resources to support your research, including templates, guidelines and on-demand tutorial videos, to name just a few. Use the Search Resources to narrow your search or simply enter specific search terms in the search field.

Search Resources

RDAR Proposal Template

This document is provided for use as a working copy to assist in completing the online form found under the tab “2020 RDAR Targeted Call for Proposals” at


Program Guidelines

Results Driven Agriculture Research (RDAR) has identified four targeted research priorities for its inaugural research call.


RDAR Intellectual and Commercialization Policy

This policy provides guidelines and recommendations for RDAR staff, grantees and partners in consideration of the intellectual property that may arise from RDAR’s programs.


RDAR Grant Communications Guide

In this guide you’ll find resources to help you apply RDAR’s brand to your materials as you complete your project.


RDAR Logos

At RDAR brand we use our horizontal logo as our primary logo. Please do not change our logo, fonts or colours in anyway. Only use the approved versions found on this site.