Tag: Farmers

Minister Mustapha commits to rehabilitating dams in Greenwich

Minister Mustapha commits to rehabilitating dams in Greenwich

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 10, 2021

- grading officers to be trained and placed at mills after farmers complain of unfair grading system - countrywide dam ... Read More

Flood affected Pomeroon farmers receive fertilisers, other chemicals from Agri. Ministry

Flood affected Pomeroon farmers receive fertilisers, other chemicals from Agri. Ministry

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 6, 2021

Farmers from the Pomeroon who were adversely affected by prolonged flooding over the past few weeks today received assistance in ... Read More

Agri. Minister to address issues in Big/Little Biaboo

Agri. Minister to address issues in Big/Little Biaboo

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 6, 2021

On Friday last, Agriculture Minister Zulfikar Mustapha met scores of farmers from Big and Little Biaboo in an effort to ... Read More

Agri Minister addresses challenges of Little and Big Biaboo farmers

Agri Minister addresses challenges of Little and Big Biaboo farmers

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- February 5, 2021

Farmers of Little and Big Biaboo, Mahaica-Berbice (Region Five) have been urged to prepare themselves for the Government's transformative agricultural ... Read More

NAREI helping Wakenaam farmers to better manage pests and diseases

NAREI helping Wakenaam farmers to better manage pests and diseases

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 5, 2021

- reducing infestation whilst increasing production Wakenaam is being positioned to be a major contributor to food production in Guyana. ... Read More

Contracts signed for construction of $174M conservancy in West Watooka

Contracts signed for construction of $174M conservancy in West Watooka

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 2, 2021

West Watooka, a farming community located in Region 10, will soon benefit from a multi-million-dollar water conservancy as part of ... Read More

Agri Ministry to purchase pontoon, two excavators for Pomeroon

Agri Ministry to purchase pontoon, two excavators for Pomeroon

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 29, 2021

- more block drain structures to be constructed - flood-affected farmers to receive planting materials, fertiliser, other forms of assistance ... Read More

Minister Mustapha engages Windsor Forest residents, farmers

Minister Mustapha engages Windsor Forest residents, farmers

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- January 26, 2021

-excavator to start drainage work tomorrow Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha, on Tuesday, engaged residents and farmers of Windsor ... Read More

NDIA to commence works on clogged Windsor Forest canals tomorrow

NDIA to commence works on clogged Windsor Forest canals tomorrow

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 26, 2021

- Agri. Ministry to work with Region to repair all-weather road - dams to be repaired in time for paddy ... Read More

Extensive D&I planned for Lowlands next week

Extensive D&I planned for Lowlands next week

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- January 20, 2021

-Minister Mustapha tells residents at outreach Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha on Wednesday assured residents and farmers of Lowlands, ... Read More

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