Tag: Mahaicony

“Those who were wrongfully assessed will be reassessed” Min. Mustapha assures Mahaicony farmers

“Those who were wrongfully assessed will be reassessed” Min. Mustapha assures Mahaicony farmers

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 20, 2021

-committee set up to ensure all deserving farmers receive assistance Agriculture Minister, Zulfikar Mustapha on Monday met with farmers from ... Read More

Private Sector contributes to flood-relief efforts in Mahaicony

Private Sector contributes to flood-relief efforts in Mahaicony

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 13, 2021

- Agri. Minister urges other private sector bodies to come on board - says gov’t cannot do it alone On ... Read More

Minister Indar addresses flooding in Esau and Jacob

Minister Indar addresses flooding in Esau and Jacob

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- May 28, 2021

Farmers along the Mahaicony Branch Road aback Esau and Jacob Village, Region Five, can expect some relief from the recent ... Read More

MMA-ADA to spend $170.5 million in capital works this year

MMA-ADA to spend $170.5 million in capital works this year

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- May 16, 2021

The Mahaica, Mahaicony, Abary- Agricultural Development Authority (MMA-ADA) has earmarked some $170.5 million for major projects this year to enhance ... Read More

Minister Mustapha orders emergency works for flood-affected Mahaicony rice farmers

Minister Mustapha orders emergency works for flood-affected Mahaicony rice farmers

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 16, 2021

- NDIA, MMA to assess damages over the weekend - additional machines to be sent to assist with works Minister ... Read More

Public Advisory: High Tides Alert

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 25, 2021

The Ministry of Public Works would like to advise the general public to take all necessary precautions during the spring ... Read More

Sea defences to be strengthened with $5.1B investment

Sea defences to be strengthened with $5.1B investment

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- February 13, 2021

The Government has proposed a $5.1 billion allocation in Budget 2021 to bolster the nation’s sea defences. Senior Minister within ... Read More

Press Statement on the current issues farmers are facing with GRDB 10

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 4, 2020

Ministry of Agriculture has investigated reports of poor germination of paddy experienced by some farmers. Ministry notes the following: Guyana ... Read More

New rice variety introduced for first crop of 2021

New rice variety introduced for first crop of 2021

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- October 31, 2020

Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha, today, officially launched the GRDB 16 rice variety for cultivation, at a ceremony held ... Read More

Mahaicony Residents gain first-time access to potable water

Mahaicony Residents gain first-time access to potable water

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 9, 2020

Residents of Esau and Jacob, Mahaicony are happy to be receiving water for the first time, after an intervention by ... Read More

Mahaicony farmers hope sea defence works withstand springtides

Mahaicony farmers hope sea defence works withstand springtides

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- October 6, 2020

Farmers and residents in Mahaicony are putting their faith in the ongoing emergency sea defence works between Dantzig and Fairfield, ... Read More

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