Tag: Agriculture Minister

Guyana, Brazil talk closer collaborations to further develop local agriculture sector

Guyana, Brazil talk closer collaborations to further develop local agriculture sector

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 9, 2021

Agriculture Minister, Zulfikar Mustapha today met with the Secretary of State for Agriculture, Livestock and Supply of Roraima, Brazil Mr. ... Read More

Agriculture Ministry receives pepper seeds produced by CARDI to assist with ongoing flood relief efforts

Agriculture Ministry receives pepper seeds produced by CARDI to assist with ongoing flood relief efforts

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 5, 2021

Today, officials from the Caribbean Agriculture Research and Development Institute handed over a quantity of pepper seeds that were produced ... Read More

Minister Mustapha engages Chilean delegation to improve legislation and operation for Guyana Food Safety Authority

Minister Mustapha engages Chilean delegation to improve legislation and operation for Guyana Food Safety Authority

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 5, 2021

Agriculture Minister, Zulfikar Mustapha today met with a delegation from the Chilean Embassy to discuss how the two nations can ... Read More

Agri. Minister discusses possible areas for collaboration with Japanese Ambassador

Agri. Minister discusses possible areas for collaboration with Japanese Ambassador

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 30, 2021

-stressed the need for infrastructure to mitigate flooding due to climate change Japanese Ambassador to Guyana and Trinidad and Tobago, ... Read More

“Those who were wrongfully assessed will be reassessed” Min. Mustapha assures Mahaicony farmers

“Those who were wrongfully assessed will be reassessed” Min. Mustapha assures Mahaicony farmers

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 20, 2021

-committee set up to ensure all deserving farmers receive assistance Agriculture Minister, Zulfikar Mustapha on Monday met with farmers from ... Read More

Agriculture is Alive and Well – CWA 2021 launched

Agriculture is Alive and Well – CWA 2021 launched

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 16, 2021

over 50 exhibitors from across the region to participate in virtual four-day exhibition Last Wednesday, CARICOM hosted a virtual launch ... Read More

Hundreds of Pomeroon farmers benefit from Gov’t’s flood relief cash grant

Hundreds of Pomeroon farmers benefit from Gov’t’s flood relief cash grant

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 11, 2021

-as Gov’t rollouts initiative in Region Two -additional planting material, seeds, seedlings to be distributed as part of flood-relief efforts ... Read More

Perseverance Youth Group now better equipped for agriculture

Perseverance Youth Group now better equipped for agriculture

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 17, 2021

-Ministry hands over tools, seeds, fertilisers Agriculture Minister,  Zulfikar Mustapha MP, today made good on his promise when he handed ... Read More

Over $74.4 M in equipment commissioned to boost agriculture sector

Over $74.4 M in equipment commissioned to boost agriculture sector

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 12, 2021

Agriculture Minister, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha today commissioned several pieces of equipment which fall under the 2021 capital expenditure for the ... Read More

Agri. Ministry receives seeds, planting material from IICA as part of flood-relief assistance

Agri. Ministry receives seeds, planting material from IICA as part of flood-relief assistance

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 12, 2021

items to be given to flood-affected farmers The Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) today handed over a number ... Read More

Agri. Minister forms CDC in Ithaca to enhance agriculture production

Agri. Minister forms CDC in Ithaca to enhance agriculture production

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 10, 2021

Agriculture Minister, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha today returned to Ithaca, Mahaica -Berbice to form the village’s first Community Development Council (CDC). ... Read More

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