Tag: Hon Noel Holder

$110M rehabilitated Onverwagt farm to market road commissioned

$110M rehabilitated Onverwagt farm to market road commissioned

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- February 20, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, February 20, 2020 The $110Million rehabilitated Onverwagt farm to market road in West Coast Berbice will now ... Read More

A Bountiful Garden

A Bountiful Garden

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- February 19, 2020

-Ministry of Agriculture launches Mash Band DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, February 19, 2020 A spectacular kitchen garden bloomed as the Ministry ... Read More

Guyana to become industrialized agriculture supplier to world market 

Guyana to become industrialized agriculture supplier to world market 

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 29, 2018

-Brazilian investors outline blueprint for establishment of 3-phase mega farm beginning early 2019 Guyana is poised for once again becoming ... Read More

IICA observes Agriculture Month and 43rd anniversary with Open Day Exhibition

IICA observes Agriculture Month and 43rd anniversary with Open Day Exhibition

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 4, 2018

– Agro-processors work from various regions highlighted – IICA to have bigger role in Guyana – Guyana expected to be ... Read More

Agri-Minister pledges full support for fishermen 

Agri-Minister pledges full support for fishermen 

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 29, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Friday, June 29, 2018 In observance of Fisherfolk Day 2018, the Minister of Agriculture, Noel Holder maintained his ministry's ... Read More

Caribbean Fisheries Ministers to hold 12th Meeting

Caribbean Fisheries Ministers to hold 12th Meeting

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 17, 2018

BELIZE CITY, BELIZE, THURSDAY, 17 May 2018 Caribbean Fisheries Ministers from Member States of the Caribbean Regional Fisheries Mechanism (CRFM) ... Read More

ALIMPORT pay courtesy call to Agri Minister  as Guyana commences rice shipment to Cuba

ALIMPORT pay courtesy call to Agri Minister as Guyana commences rice shipment to Cuba

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 25, 2017

A delegation from the Cuban Import Agency for Rice, ALIMPORT today paid a courtesy call to Agriculture Minister, Hon. Noel ... Read More

Cabinet approved $809M to allow for efficient drainage in critical areas –  as agency prepares for Dec/Jan rainy period

Cabinet approved $809M to allow for efficient drainage in critical areas – as agency prepares for Dec/Jan rainy period

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 20, 2017

Over $809M has been approved for the National Drainage and Irrigation Authority (NDIA) to execute critical drainage works. Among those ... Read More

32nd West Indies Agricultural Economic Conference kicks off with focus on food Security, Climate Change

32nd West Indies Agricultural Economic Conference kicks off with focus on food Security, Climate Change

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 7, 2017

Ministry of Agriculture, August 7, 2017 - For sustainable agricultural development to be realized, a holistic approach by key players ... Read More

CATIE, MOA to advance research and development through collaboration  -training, exchange of genetic materials high on agenda

CATIE, MOA to advance research and development through collaboration -training, exchange of genetic materials high on agenda

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 31, 2017

Director General of the Tropical Agricultural Research and Higher Education Center (CATIE), Guyanese born Dr. Mohammed Ibrahim, today called on ... Read More

Mexico Ambassador to Guyana touts Guyana’s rice strands one of the best  -optimistic  rice market can be made available before December

Mexico Ambassador to Guyana touts Guyana’s rice strands one of the best -optimistic  rice market can be made available before December

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 6, 2017

The second shipment of 17,000 tonnes of paddy destined for Mexico left Guyana this afternoon and Mexico's Ambassador to Guyana, ... Read More

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