Tag: Agriculture Minister Zulfikar Mustapha

Agri. Minister, fisherfolk meet to discuss issues plaguing fisheries sector

Agri. Minister, fisherfolk meet to discuss issues plaguing fisheries sector

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 24, 2021

Agriculture Minister Zulfikar Mustapha on Wednesday, met with stakeholders within the fisheries sector to discuss some of the issues faced ... Read More

Guyana’s Agri. Minister elected as Chair of 61st Session of the Caribbean Meteorological Council

Guyana’s Agri. Minister elected as Chair of 61st Session of the Caribbean Meteorological Council

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 18, 2021

Today, Agriculture Minister Zulfikar Mustapha was elected to serve as the Chairman of the 61st Session of the Caribbean Meteorological ... Read More

Agri. Minister engages Region Two farmers over high fertilizer costs

Agri. Minister engages Region Two farmers over high fertilizer costs

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 18, 2021

-tells farmers recent intervention resulted in a reduction in fertilizer cost by 10% and 18% Agriculture Minister Zulfikar Mustapha on ... Read More

Agriculture Ministry condemns theft of winches from critical sluices in Region Three

Agriculture Ministry condemns theft of winches from critical sluices in Region Three

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 15, 2021

Region Three’s Regional Officials have reported that on Saturday, November 13, 2021 sometime in the evening, the winch that is ... Read More

FAO donates $3M data collection equipment to GRDB aimed at strengthening monitoring systems

FAO donates $3M data collection equipment to GRDB aimed at strengthening monitoring systems

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 9, 2021

Today the Guyana Rice Development Board (GRDB) received several pieces of equipment and operational manuals that will be used to ... Read More

Agri. Minister commissions $15M generator grid in Arakaka Village

Agri. Minister commissions $15M generator grid in Arakaka Village

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 5, 2021

Persons residing in Arakaka Village, Region One (Barima-Waini) can now look forward to reliable and improved power supply with the ... Read More

“Under this Gov’t. your future is secure,” – Min. Mustapha

“Under this Gov’t. your future is secure,” – Min. Mustapha

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 4, 2021

-as flood relief distribution kicks off in Region One Agriculture Minister Zulfikar Mustapha, on Wednesday, directed the distribution exercise for ... Read More

Agri. Minister presses contractors over delays in completion of critical projects

Agri. Minister presses contractors over delays in completion of critical projects

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 1, 2021

-contractors say shortage of supplies due to shipping, bad weather cause for delays Contractors who have outstanding works or are ... Read More

New GMC’s Guyana Shop turns nine

New GMC’s Guyana Shop turns nine

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 27, 2021

Today officially marked nine years since the establishment of the Guyana Shop, Guyana’s largest one-stop shop for locally made products. ... Read More

12,000 youths, women, marginalized men set to benefit from Canadian funded SAC project aimed at achieving equitable & sustainable economic growth

12,000 youths, women, marginalized men set to benefit from Canadian funded SAC project aimed at achieving equitable & sustainable economic growth

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 26, 2021

Today, the World University Service of Canada (WUSC) hosted a virtual exercise to launch its five-year Sustainable Agriculture in the ... Read More

NAREI records 182 sets of shadehouse materials sold so far for 2021

NAREI records 182 sets of shadehouse materials sold so far for 2021

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 26, 2021

as gov’t continues to promote smart agriculture With climate change continuing to pose a major risk to the global agriculture ... Read More

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