Tag: GRDB

Guyana rice production soars – GRDB Chief Scientist

Guyana rice production soars – GRDB Chief Scientist

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- October 19, 2020

Chief Scientist and plant breeder at the Guyana Rice Development Board (GRDB), Dr. Mahendra Persaud said Guyana’s rice industry has ... Read More

Over $30 billion earned from January to August rice exports

Over $30 billion earned from January to August rice exports

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- October 6, 2020

Mr. Nizam Hassan, General Manager of the Guyana Rice Development Board (GRDB) Guyana has earned over $30 billion (US $144,178,325) ... Read More

GRDB projects 1.1 million tonnes of paddy for 2020

GRDB projects 1.1 million tonnes of paddy for 2020

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- October 5, 2020

Of the 94,132 hectares of rice sown for the second crop of 2020, the Guyana Rice Development Board (GRDB) has ... Read More

Record-breaking second rice crop expected in Region Six – GRDB reports

Record-breaking second rice crop expected in Region Six – GRDB reports

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- September 27, 2020

-overall paddy production  projected at just under 1.1 million tonnes With government’s swift intervention into Guyana’s rice industry, the Guyana ... Read More

Be responsive and deliver! – Min. Mustapha urges staff members

Be responsive and deliver! – Min. Mustapha urges staff members

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- August 25, 2020

As part of his transitional phase since assuming office early August, Guyana’s Agriculture Minister, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha, today toured several ... Read More

Major shortfalls, discrepancies uncovered in Agri-Ministry

Major shortfalls, discrepancies uncovered in Agri-Ministry

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- August 11, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, August 11, 2020 As the transition period continues, more discrepancies in Government Ministries and Agencies are being ... Read More

$109.7M seed cleaning facility established at Mahaica-Berbice

$109.7M seed cleaning facility established at Mahaica-Berbice

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- February 26, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, February 26, 2020 The Guyana Rice Development Board (GRDB) has invested $109.7Million in the establishment of a ... Read More

Monitor the tide, heed advisories

Monitor the tide, heed advisories

Nateshia Isaacs Nateshia Isaacs- October 29, 2019

─ CDC partnering with govt agencies to provide solutions for affected residents ─ disaster relief fund included in regional budgets ... Read More

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