Tag: Fisheries Department

Fisheries sector to receive a boost with planned upgrades to Satyadeo Sawh Aquaculture Station

Fisheries sector to receive a boost with planned upgrades to Satyadeo Sawh Aquaculture Station

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 3, 2021

-close to $40 million budgeted for works this year With Government announcing transformative measures for Guyana’s aquaculture sector, the Satyadeo ... Read More

Stakeholders consultation working session on Inland Fisheries and Aquaculture Regulations

Stakeholders consultation working session on Inland Fisheries and Aquaculture Regulations

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 16, 2021

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the Fisheries Department of the Ministry of Agriculture held ... Read More

Fisheries Department to implement measures to address challenges in the sector

Fisheries Department to implement measures to address challenges in the sector

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 9, 2021

The Fisheries Department of the Ministry of Agriculture would be implementing some measures to address challenges affecting fisher-folk in Guyana. ... Read More

Agri Ministry to probe reports of theft of crops in Region 5 backdams

Agri Ministry to probe reports of theft of crops in Region 5 backdams

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 5, 2020

- Minister Mustapha commits to engaging Min. Of Home Affairs on the matter - Ministry working with Suriname to get ... Read More

Fishing co-ops to be revamped, training set for next year

Fishing co-ops to be revamped, training set for next year

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- December 3, 2020

The Fisheries Department will be revamping the fishermen’s co-operative societies countrywide to ensure satisfactory delivery of services to customers. Chief ... Read More

Fisheries Dept, FAO to develop aquaculture regulations

Fisheries Dept, FAO to develop aquaculture regulations

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- November 30, 2020

The Fisheries Department is collaborating with the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) to develop the aquaculture and inland fisheries regulations. ... Read More

Fisheries Department’s acquires $99 Million Dollar Marine Observation Vessel

Fisheries Department’s acquires $99 Million Dollar Marine Observation Vessel

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 1, 2020

July 1, 2020: The Fisheries Department of the Ministry of Agriculture in keeping with its mandate to ensure sustainable fishing ... Read More

Local fish feed production closer

Local fish feed production closer

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 1, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Thursday, February 1, 2018 Guyana could soon see the production of local fish feed with the acquisition of ... Read More

Aquaculture Production and Management Workshop kicks off in Region five -A JICA supported project

Aquaculture Production and Management Workshop kicks off in Region five -A JICA supported project

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 13, 2017

A total of 50 residents of Region Five, inclusive of staff of the Hugo Chavez Rehabilitation and Re-integration center, along ... Read More

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