Tag: Farmers

Sacked Enmore Estate sugar workers engage Agri. Minister

Sacked Enmore Estate sugar workers engage Agri. Minister

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 5, 2021

- farmers to benefit from planting material, feed Agriculture Minister Zulfikar Mustapha today met with residents and farmers from the ... Read More

President Ali’s Emancipation Day Message 2021

President Ali’s Emancipation Day Message 2021

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 1, 2021

Emancipation Day Message by His Excellency Dr Mohamed Irfaan Ali,  President of the Co-operative Republic of Guyana Heirs of their ... Read More

$7.8B assistance for households, farmers affected by floods – President Ali

$7.8B assistance for households, farmers affected by floods – President Ali

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- July 31, 2021

- $7.3 will be direct cash injection His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali has announced that over $7.8 billion would ... Read More

Agri. Minister commits to conducting urgent drainage works in Buxton/Friendship

Agri. Minister commits to conducting urgent drainage works in Buxton/Friendship

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 27, 2021

Farmers of the Buxton/Friendship, East Coast Demerara will soon benefit from much-needed upgrades to their communities’ drainage and irrigation system. ... Read More

NDIA to commence works on blocked drains in Light Town

NDIA to commence works on blocked drains in Light Town

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 26, 2021

- Agri. Minister tells farmers Govt’s assistance to return to land guaranteed Residents of Light Town on the East Bank ... Read More

Agri. Minister tells NDIA to hold payments after Plegt Anker residents complain of incomplete works

Agri. Minister tells NDIA to hold payments after Plegt Anker residents complain of incomplete works

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 25, 2021

- says contractors should assess works before tendering - rehabilitation works on Crown Dam to commence within a week Agriculture ... Read More

“We understand the importance of agriculture” – Minister Mustapha tells residents of St. Cuthbert’s Mission

“We understand the importance of agriculture” – Minister Mustapha tells residents of St. Cuthbert’s Mission

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 20, 2021

- community to benefit from shadehouse, other incentives to boost agriculture Agriculture Minister Zulfikar Mustapha MP, on Tuesday, reiterated to ... Read More

Ministers engage farmers’ groups to resolve land issues

Ministers engage farmers’ groups to resolve land issues

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 18, 2021

- Agri. Minister says land to be zoned, infrastructure to be put in place Agriculture Minister Zulfikar Mustapha and Attorney ... Read More

Minister Mustapha says ministry’s extension arm being reorganised to ensure efficiency

Minister Mustapha says ministry’s extension arm being reorganised to ensure efficiency

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 11, 2021

tells residents $40M in budget to assist with land clearing for agricultureGov’t to focus on producing more packaged sugar On ... Read More

‘Gov’t remains committed to addressing the needs of our farmers’ – Minister Mustapha

‘Gov’t remains committed to addressing the needs of our farmers’ – Minister Mustapha

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 21, 2021

Agriculture Minister, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha reaffirmed the Government’s commitment to addressing the needs of farmers even as many farming areas ... Read More

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