Tag: GLDA

Technical, extension officers get emergency response training

Technical, extension officers get emergency response training

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- June 1, 2022

Twenty-seven technical staff and extension officers from the Ministry of Agriculture have begun a training programme by the United Nation’s ... Read More

Region Five residents laud Black Belly Sheep project

Region Five residents laud Black Belly Sheep project

Shaquawn Gill Shaquawn Gill- March 29, 2022

With the launching of the Black Belly Sheep Project on Sunday last, farmers, residents, and university students have praised the ... Read More

Over $977M to stimulate livestock industry in 2022 – Minister Mustapha

Over $977M to stimulate livestock industry in 2022 – Minister Mustapha

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- February 3, 2022

The budgetary allocation to the Guyana Livestock Development Authority (GLDA) for this year, will enable local producers to benefit from ... Read More

$28.7B budgeted to further advance food sector

$28.7B budgeted to further advance food sector

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- January 27, 2022

Over $28.7 billion will be exhausted this year to ensure the rapid growth and development in Guyana’s agriculture sector. Senior ... Read More

$400M was spent by previous gov’t on defective pumps – Minister Mustapha

$400M was spent by previous gov’t on defective pumps – Minister Mustapha

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- January 13, 2022

Minister of Agriculture, Zulfikar Mustapha, M.P, has called out the former APNU+AFC Coalition Government for its poor governing strategy, as ... Read More

Agri. Minister discusses positive impacts of abattoir on export markets for Guyana’s pork

Agri. Minister discusses positive impacts of abattoir on export markets for Guyana’s pork

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- January 10, 2022

says GFSA to play a role in monitoring traceability The establishment of a new swine abattoir is expected to positively ... Read More

Seasonal Forecast & Advisory  for the Secondary Rainfall Season

Seasonal Forecast & Advisory for the Secondary Rainfall Season

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- December 8, 2021

Rainfall There’s a high chance for wetter than usual (above-normal) conditions across all Administrative Regions for the period December, 2021 ... Read More

Agri. Minister forms CDC in Ithaca to enhance agriculture production

Agri. Minister forms CDC in Ithaca to enhance agriculture production

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- July 10, 2021

Agriculture Minister, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha today returned to Ithaca, Mahaica -Berbice to form the village’s first Community Development Council (CDC). ... Read More

Nabaclis WUA gets tractor-driven pump as Agri. Ministry works to resuscitate agriculture production

Nabaclis WUA gets tractor-driven pump as Agri. Ministry works to resuscitate agriculture production

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- July 7, 2021

Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha today handed over a tractor-driven pump to the Nabaclis Water Users Association (WUA) to ... Read More

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