Category: Ministry of Agriculture

New high-yielding coconut variety launched as part of Govt’s efforts to boost sector

New high-yielding coconut variety launched as part of Govt’s efforts to boost sector

- December 8, 2022

The Ministry of Agriculture’s Hope Coconut Industries Limited, in collaboration with the Caribbean Agriculture Research and Development Institute (CARDI), on ... Read More

$3B supplementary funds approved for GuySuCo, NDIA

$3B supplementary funds approved for GuySuCo, NDIA

- December 5, 2022

The Ministry of Agriculture on Monday secured an additional $3 billion to provide resources for operational expenses at the Guyana ... Read More

$740M spent for urgent drainage works approved in National Assembly

$740M spent for urgent drainage works approved in National Assembly

- December 5, 2022

Over $740 million which was expended through the National Drainage and Irrigation Authority (NDIA) to conduct urgent drainage works in ... Read More

Agri. Ministry signs MOU with Israeli company to develop Hydroponic Project

Agri. Ministry signs MOU with Israeli company to develop Hydroponic Project

- December 2, 2022

The Government of Guyana, through the Ministry of Agriculture, on Wednesday, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Israeli ... Read More

Hire Purchase Bill to stimulate farmers’ investments, safeguard livelihoods

Hire Purchase Bill to stimulate farmers’ investments, safeguard livelihoods

- December 1, 2022

Agriculturists nationwide are now able to make better investments to expand their production and productivity, following the passage of the ... Read More

Mechanisms being put in place to improve seed paddy production in MMA Scheme – Min. Mustapha

Mechanisms being put in place to improve seed paddy production in MMA Scheme – Min. Mustapha

- November 27, 2022

During a meeting with farmers from Burma Housing Scheme and other surrounding areas on Saturday, Agriculture Minister, Honourable Zulfikar Mustapha ... Read More

NDIA monitoring drainage structures as heavy rains continue across Guyana

NDIA monitoring drainage structures as heavy rains continue across Guyana

- November 25, 2022

With several areas across the country experiencing high water levels due to heavy rainfall, the National Drainage and Irrigation Authority ... Read More

NDIA monitoring pumps, sluices across the city in light of heavy rainfall

NDIA monitoring pumps, sluices across the city in light of heavy rainfall

- November 22, 2022

- Min Mustapha leads inspection Following approximately four inches of rainfall recorded today and the anticipated high-intensity rainfall in the ... Read More

‘Men on Mission’ launched in Lethem

‘Men on Mission’ launched in Lethem

- November 21, 2022

– “Be good examples, leave a good legacy for future generations to follow” – Minister Mustapha The ‘Men on Mission’ ... Read More

$15M Agro-processing facility commissioned at St Ignatius, Region Nine

$15M Agro-processing facility commissioned at St Ignatius, Region Nine

- November 19, 2022

Agriculture Minister, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha, on Saturday, commissioned an agro-processing facility in St. Ignatius, Region Nine (Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo). The ... Read More

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