Tag: drainage and irrigation

Massive clearing of canals planned for Essequibo coast

Massive clearing of canals planned for Essequibo coast

- June 6, 2024

Farmers from Tapakuma Village and other communities along the Essequibo coast in Region Two will benefit from a massive clearing ... Read More

Gov’t assures continued support to flood-affected Linden residents

Gov’t assures continued support to flood-affected Linden residents

- June 1, 2024

While focused interventions are underway in Linden, Region Ten to address severe flooding, the government has pledged ongoing support for ... Read More

Region Six NDCs receive 24 water pumps to strengthen drainage systems

Region Six NDCs receive 24 water pumps to strengthen drainage systems

- May 19, 2024

A total of 24 tractor-driven water pumps have been handed over to various  Neighbourhood Democratic Council (NDC) in Region Six ... Read More

Systems being put in place to address flooding in Region Six

Systems being put in place to address flooding in Region Six

- April 23, 2024

Region Six officials are working aggressively to ensure that all systems are in place to help farmers alleviate the loss ... Read More

Gov’t to expend $115B on D&I, climate resilience in 5 years – GS Jagdeo

Gov’t to expend $115B on D&I, climate resilience in 5 years – GS Jagdeo

- April 18, 2024

The government will be investing a staggering sum of $115 billion during its tenure to improve the nation’s drainage and ... Read More

Advancing drainage systems, mega projects part of agri modernisation plan

Advancing drainage systems, mega projects part of agri modernisation plan

- October 18, 2023

The government will be allocating some $26 billion to ensure the advancement of drainage and irrigation systems across the country, ... Read More

Cane Grove farmers to access new systems to boost agriculture production

Cane Grove farmers to access new systems to boost agriculture production

- September 10, 2023

A number of systems are being put in place to improve agricultural activities and production for residents, specifically farmers residing ... Read More

East Bank Demerara residents to benefit from new pump station at Craig

East Bank Demerara residents to benefit from new pump station at Craig

- August 21, 2023

To mitigate flooding in many farming areas while increasing food productivity, residents along the East Bank corridor will soon benefit ... Read More

$497M dredge commissioned at Little Diamond Sluice

$497M dredge commissioned at Little Diamond Sluice

- August 19, 2023

A first-of-its-kind, self-propelled Cutter Head Dredge valued at over $497 million was commissioned on Saturday at the Little Diamond Sluice ... Read More

Drainage works in South Ruimveldt to begin within a week

Drainage works in South Ruimveldt to begin within a week

- May 10, 2023

South Ruimveldt, Georgetown residents will now benefit from better drainage and irrigation, as several canals, trenches, and drains in the ... Read More