Tag: Agriculture Minister

Regional collaboration for sustainable and climate resilient agriculture among topics discussed during 36th FAO Regional Conference

Regional collaboration for sustainable and climate resilient agriculture among topics discussed during 36th FAO Regional Conference

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 20, 2020

Today, Agriculture Minister, Zulfikar Mustapha participated in the 36th Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations’ (FAO) Regional Conference. ... Read More

Press Release – Major D&I works commence in Belle East/Belle West villages after immediate intervention by Agri. Minister

Press Release – Major D&I works commence in Belle East/Belle West villages after immediate intervention by Agri. Minister

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 20, 2020

Several canals are currently being cleared and desilted at the Belle East/Belle West area, Region Three, following a series of ... Read More

Press Release – Areas for transfer of technology discussed

Press Release – Areas for transfer of technology discussed

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 6, 2020

-as Chilean Ambassador pays courtesy call on Agri. Minister With the Diplomatic Community continuing to lend support to the new ... Read More

Press Release – GRDB sees great promise in new candidate variety

Press Release – GRDB sees great promise in new candidate variety

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 2, 2020

- has potential to yield up to 60 bags per acre As Agriculture Month 2020 continues, the Guyana Rice Development ... Read More

Press Release

Press Release

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 25, 2020

“This Gov’t will never see GuySuCo as a black hole” Minister Mustapha tells recently appointed GuySuCo Board at first official ... Read More

Three additional mobile pumps expected from India by October to assist with drainage

Three additional mobile pumps expected from India by October to assist with drainage

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 25, 2020

—other technical assistance to be given to improve rice and sugar sectors Guyana is expected to receive three additional mobile ... Read More

To date, GY $2.6M spent to tackle urgent paddy bug infestation – Min Mustapha

To date, GY $2.6M spent to tackle urgent paddy bug infestation – Min Mustapha

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 24, 2020

Over 5816 blowers sprayed for current crop‘Paddy Bug Action Unit’ established in 5 regions In light of the ongoing issue ... Read More

130,005 tonnes of rice harvested for first quarter – GRDB GM

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 1, 2019

- 36% of crop harvested so far As government continues to invest to sustainably develop all stages of the rice ... Read More

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