Tag: farming

Gov’t supports Karasabai farmers to expand production

Gov’t supports Karasabai farmers to expand production

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- June 8, 2022

Forty-five families in Karasabai, Region Nine are planning to increase their agriculture production after receiving assistance from government. The Ministry ... Read More

35,000 acres of land to be cultivated in Region Six – VP announces

35,000 acres of land to be cultivated in Region Six – VP announces

Stacy Carmichael Stacy Carmichael- June 2, 2022

- 10-member committee to decide on feasible crops A 10-member committee was established to work along with the Ministries of ... Read More

Farmers to soon access 50,000 acres of prime farmlands in Region Six

Farmers to soon access 50,000 acres of prime farmlands in Region Six

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- November 8, 2021

-as gov’t undertakes two major road projects The ongoing construction of two major roads at Numbers 52 and 58 villages ... Read More

Region Two farmers encouraged to produce fruits for export, local consumption

Region Two farmers encouraged to produce fruits for export, local consumption

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- September 13, 2021

Minister of Parliamentary Affairs and Governance, Gail Teixeira, MP has encouraged farmers of Jib, a community in Region Two, to ... Read More

Agri. Ministry to move ahead with plans to resuscitate Ebini Research Station

Agri. Ministry to move ahead with plans to resuscitate Ebini Research Station

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- July 9, 2021

- Minister Mustapha says station lacks cohesion, resident coordinator to be employed The PPP/C Government has signaled its intention to ... Read More

Bids invited to advance projects for Amerindians

Bids invited to advance projects for Amerindians

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- February 25, 2021

The Ministry of Amerindian Affairs is making good on its promise to enhance the quality of life of the nation’s ... Read More

Farming to be sustained in St. Anselm with revetment project

Farming to be sustained in St. Anselm with revetment project

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- February 20, 2021

- to complement $10M COVID-19 investment grant Residents of St. Anselm in the Mabaruma sub-region can expect an improvement in ... Read More

NDIA expends GY$2M on desilting of Somerset outfall

NDIA expends GY$2M on desilting of Somerset outfall

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- January 15, 2021

- Budget 2021 to set framework for comprehensive upgrade of countrywide D&I system Residents on the Essequibo Coast are benefiting ... Read More

$523.3M in contracts inked to boost drainage, irrigation

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- December 15, 2020

─ unpriced bill of quantities to be published for Agri sector The Ministry of Agriculture has signed six major contracts ... Read More

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