Tag: GRDB

$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

Seasonal Forecast & Advisory  for the Secondary Rainfall Season

Seasonal Forecast & Advisory for the Secondary Rainfall Season

Staff Writer Staff Writer- 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

NAREI’s extension officers undergoing training to operate new data collection system

NAREI’s extension officers undergoing training to operate new data collection system

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- November 23, 2021

Several extension officers of the National Agricultural Research and Extension Institute (NAREI) are currently undergoing training to operate the new ... Read More

Flood-affected Corentyne residents say NDCs have failed to carry out their mandate

Flood-affected Corentyne residents say NDCs have failed to carry out their mandate

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 30, 2021

-Agri. Ministry steps in to assist with drainage as flooding continues -Bloomfield, Eversham, other areas visited  As residents from East ... Read More

COVID crisis affecting Panama debt payment

COVID crisis affecting Panama debt payment

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- May 11, 2021

Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha says the payment of the $1.9 billion Panama owes Guyana’s rice millers has been ... Read More

Extension Officers to support rice farmers countrywide

Extension Officers to support rice farmers countrywide

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- May 10, 2021

-to ensure production surpasses 2020 harvest - Minister Mustapha Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha has said extension officers have ... Read More

Trial zinc biofortified rice variety can generate significant income –Minister Mustapha

Trial zinc biofortified rice variety can generate significant income –Minister Mustapha

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- March 10, 2021

Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha on Wednesday visited the Burma Rice Research Station in Region Five, to witness the ... 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

Some 99% of rice harvested to date

Some 99% of rice harvested to date

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- November 27, 2020

-Region Five produced highest volume   The Guyana Rice Development Board (GRDB) has announced that of the 94,000 hectares of ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

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