Tag: George Jervis

Maintain a healthy diet – Agri-ministry advises

Maintain a healthy diet – Agri-ministry advises

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- May 27, 2020

─ amid COVID-19 pandemic DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, May 27, 2020 The Ministry of Agriculture continues to promote the importance of ... Read More

Agri-ministry to award ‘non-cash grants’ to small farmers affected by COVID-19 pandemic

Agri-ministry to award ‘non-cash grants’ to small farmers affected by COVID-19 pandemic

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- May 24, 2020

─ recipients based on need assessment conducted by Extension Officers DPI, Guyana, Sunday, May 24, 2020 The Ministry of Agriculture ... Read More

Ithaca is not forgotten – Ministers Holder and Scott address residents’ concerns

Ithaca is not forgotten – Ministers Holder and Scott address residents’ concerns

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 25, 2019

─ Min. Holder praised for frequent visit since assuming office ─ residents eager to speak their concerns   DPI, Guyana, ... Read More

Lusignan drainage pump to alleviate East Coast flooding

Lusignan drainage pump to alleviate East Coast flooding

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 23, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Monday, April 23, 2018 East Coast of Demerara residents can now expect faster relief from intermittent flood waters ... Read More

Agriculture Minister, team visits Wales estate – plan of action for implementation on schedule

Agriculture Minister, team visits Wales estate – plan of action for implementation on schedule

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 23, 2016

Ministry of Agriculture, Guyana, Friday, September 23, 2016 Diversification of its agricultural products remains an important pillar of the Ministry ... Read More

GoG, FAO ink pact to begin Port State Measures implementation

GoG, FAO ink pact to begin Port State Measures implementation

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 13, 2016

Ministry of Agriculture, Guyana, Tuesday, September 13, 2016 Today the Government of Guyana (GoG) through the Ministry of Agriculture signed ... Read More

Agriculture- a lucrative industry in Leguan, Wakenaam  -AI programme to be implemented shortly as part of gov’t diversification thrust

Agriculture- a lucrative industry in Leguan, Wakenaam -AI programme to be implemented shortly as part of gov’t diversification thrust

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 18, 2016

  (Ministry of Agriculture, August 18, 2016) – As part of Government’s quest to diversify its agricultural production, Agriculture Minister, ... Read More

NAREI aiming to increase breadfruit cultivation

NAREI aiming to increase breadfruit cultivation

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 12, 2016

Georgetown GINA, August 12, 2016 The National Agricultural Research and Extension Institute (NAREI) recently acquired over 1,000 breadfruit seedlings to ... Read More

IICA funding to develop Guyana’s Bio-inputs for agri sector

IICA funding to develop Guyana’s Bio-inputs for agri sector

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 11, 2016

Georgetown, GINA, August 11, 2016 Guyana is set to become the first Caribbean country to be a part of the ... Read More

15 youths graduate from agro-processing training programme

15 youths graduate from agro-processing training programme

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 5, 2016

Georgetown, GINA, August 5, 2016 Fifteen (15) youths from across Guyana today, graduated after completing a four-day Agro-Processing Training Programme ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.