Tag: Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha

Region 9 has potential to become CARICOM’s food capital – Agri Minister

Region 9 has potential to become CARICOM’s food capital – Agri Minister

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- May 24, 2022

The Government of Guyana continues to invest heavily in the agriculture sector, in areas like large-scale vegetable and livestock production, ... Read More

Sustained commitment, innovation necessary to drive region’s agri-food sector – Minister Mustapha

Sustained commitment, innovation necessary to drive region’s agri-food sector – Minister Mustapha

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- May 22, 2022

Minister of Agriculture, Zulfikar Mustapha, M.P. Minister of Agriculture, Zulfikar Mustapha, M.P. said in order to further drive the agri-food ... Read More

275 additional shade houses to be constructed

275 additional shade houses to be constructed

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- May 16, 2022

─ as Gov’t expands initiative Minister of Agriculture, Zulfikar Mustapha M.P, said the President’s shade house initiative has been so ... Read More

Victoria farmers to benefit from emergency drainage works after years of neglect

Victoria farmers to benefit from emergency drainage works after years of neglect

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- December 24, 2021

works scheduled to commence in the next 3-5 days Farmers from Victoria Village, a farming community located on the East ... Read More

Severed sugar workers from Enmore, Wales benefit from $630 million as Gov’t commences distribution of ‘one-off’ $250,000 grant

Severed sugar workers from Enmore, Wales benefit from $630 million as Gov’t commences distribution of ‘one-off’ $250,000 grant

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- December 12, 2021

 Government on Saturday, commenced the distribution of its $250,000 ‘one-off’ cash grant to sugar workers who were severed by the ... Read More

“We are running out of time to fight global warming” – PM Phillips

“We are running out of time to fight global warming” – PM Phillips

Kemol King Kemol King- October 27, 2021

Prime Minister retired Brigadier Mark Phillips said the world is running out of time to fight global warming, and therefore ... Read More

Over $74.4 M in equipment commissioned to boost agriculture sector

Over $74.4 M in equipment commissioned to boost agriculture sector

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- July 12, 2021

Agriculture Minister, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha today commissioned several pieces of equipment which fall under the 2021 capital expenditure for the ... Read More

Agri. Ministry receives seeds, planting material from IICA as part of flood-relief assistance

Agri. Ministry receives seeds, planting material from IICA as part of flood-relief assistance

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- July 12, 2021

items to be given to flood-affected farmers The Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) today handed over a number ... Read More

Nabaclis WUA gets tractor-driven pump as Agri. Ministry works to resuscitate agriculture production

Nabaclis WUA gets tractor-driven pump as Agri. Ministry works to resuscitate agriculture production

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- July 7, 2021

Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha today handed over a tractor-driven pump to the Nabaclis Water Users Association (WUA) to ... Read More

Two new pump stations for Black Bush Polder

Two new pump stations for Black Bush Polder

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- July 5, 2021

-Agri. Minister tells residents -gauges to be installed within the next two weeks in main canals to monitor water levels ... Read More

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