Tag: GLDA

Agri. Minister establishes taskforce to monitor flood prone areas in light of current weather conditions

Agri. Minister establishes taskforce to monitor flood prone areas in light of current weather conditions

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 4, 2021

- systems being put in place to improve drainage in the long term - a number of additional pumps to ... Read More

Closing statements by Minister of Agriculture Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha

Closing statements by Minister of Agriculture Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 31, 2020

On behalf of myself and all the other hard-working staff of the Ministry of Agriculture, I wish you all a ... Read More

Flood affected Black Bush Polder farmers to receive assistance from Agri. Ministry

Flood affected Black Bush Polder farmers to receive assistance from Agri. Ministry

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 29, 2020

- NDIA to commence critical drainage works to minimize flooding With areas on the Coast continuing to experience instances of ... Read More

Agri Ministry opening up more farmlands for rice, other crops

Agri Ministry opening up more farmlands for rice, other crops

Natasha Smith Natasha Smith- December 19, 2020

The Ministry of Agriculture is looking to make more farmlands available in Mahaica-Berbice (Region Five) and Upper Demerara-Mahaica (Region Ten) ... Read More

Livestock farmers benefitting from significant aid

Livestock farmers benefitting from significant aid

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- December 9, 2020

Livestock farmers countrywide will soon receive significant assistance, including financial aid, from the Guyana Livestock Development Authority (GLDA) to improve ... Read More

Conflict Resolution Committee to look into farmers’ land disputes -Minister Mustapha

Conflict Resolution Committee to look into farmers’ land disputes -Minister Mustapha

Natasha Smith Natasha Smith- December 6, 2020

Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha has said a Conflict Resolution Committee will be formed to address land matters affecting ... Read More

GLDA warns against smuggling meat, livestock

GLDA warns against smuggling meat, livestock

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- November 18, 2020

The Guyana Livestock Development Authority (GLDA) is urging importers to adhere to the established guidelines for importing meat and live ... Read More

Undocumented, expired packaged duck meat seized from local business

Undocumented, expired packaged duck meat seized from local business

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- November 16, 2020

-GLDA plans to intensify inspections   The Guyana Livestock Development Authority (GLDA) and the Ministry of Health today seized 483 ... Read More

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