Tag: Guyana Livestock Development Authority (GLDA)

GLDA extension services boosted with $10M capital investment

GLDA extension services boosted with $10M capital investment

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 9, 2021

- 7 Honda motorcycles, 2 ATVs added to fleet used for extension services - 10 breeding bulls also handed over ... Read More

Agri. Minister to address issues in Big/Little Biaboo

Agri. Minister to address issues in Big/Little Biaboo

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 6, 2021

On Friday last, Agriculture Minister Zulfikar Mustapha met scores of farmers from Big and Little Biaboo in an effort to ... Read More

Livestock Authority Board of Directors in place

Livestock Authority Board of Directors in place

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 8, 2020

- tasked with guiding policy development to advance sector -urged to continue surveillance of meat products on the market The ... Read More

Agri Ministry to probe reports of theft of crops in Region 5 backdams

Agri Ministry to probe reports of theft of crops in Region 5 backdams

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 5, 2020

- Minister Mustapha commits to engaging Min. Of Home Affairs on the matter - Ministry working with Suriname to get ... Read More

Press Release – Orealla/Siparuta get extension officer

Press Release – Orealla/Siparuta get extension officer

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 1, 2020

- villages included in 2021 Black Giant programme Following an outreach earlier this month to the villages of Orealla and ... Read More

Agriculture Minister delivers on promise to Corentyne Poultry farmer

Agriculture Minister delivers on promise to Corentyne Poultry farmer

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 6, 2020

- 300 chicks, 100 bags of feed donated - 2000 more birds/chicks and other genetic material to be donated by ... Read More

Livestock Authority moves to boost sustainable animal production capabilities through CATIE internship

Livestock Authority moves to boost sustainable animal production capabilities through CATIE internship

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 17, 2019

Over the next four weeks, twelve (12) technical staff from to the Guyana Livestock Development Authority (GLDA) will be benefiting from ... Read More

Tenders for construction of state-of-the-art abattoir at Onverwagt opened

Tenders for construction of state-of-the-art abattoir at Onverwagt opened

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 14, 2019

─ Brazilian among four companies submit bids ―Bridge and approach to the site completed; water supplies in place ―Work on ... Read More

GLDA imports 1400 ducklings for breeding stock

GLDA imports 1400 ducklings for breeding stock

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 13, 2019

On Wednesday, June 12, 2019, the Guyana Livestock Development Authority (GLDA) imported 1400 white Muscovy ducklings from the United States ... Read More

Farmers of Berbice River communities to benefit from MOA’s interventions

Farmers of Berbice River communities to benefit from MOA’s interventions

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 13, 2019

– a supply bond at Ebini, supply contracts through the new GMC among relief measures Ministry of Agriculture, Press Release ... Read More

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