Tag: Minister of Agriculture Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha

Minister Mustapha says strengthening linkages between the agri-food, tourism & health sectors among actions necessary to reposition Caribbean agriculture

Minister Mustapha says strengthening linkages between the agri-food, tourism & health sectors among actions necessary to reposition Caribbean agriculture

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 6, 2021

- says financing for mitigation and adaptation to climate change is critical Agriculture Minister Zulfikar Mustapha said for agriculture to ... Read More

Farmers receive close to $1B in Gov’t latest flood-relief distribution drive

Farmers receive close to $1B in Gov’t latest flood-relief distribution drive

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 6, 2021

- Agri. Minister says Gov’t will continue to invest in citizens Over the weekend, over 5000 farmers from Region Five ... Read More

Corn, soya bean trial showing positive results ahead of September reaping period

Corn, soya bean trial showing positive results ahead of September reaping period

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 13, 2021

- Govt also moving ahead with $500M infrastructural upgrades to facilitate large-scale production - Internship programme also being explored Agriculture ... Read More

New GMC commissions Guyana’s first Agri-Business Development Incubator

New GMC commissions Guyana’s first Agri-Business Development Incubator

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 9, 2021

- three ATVs, two refrigerated trucks also commissioned Last Friday, the New Guyana Marketing Corporation (New GMC) launched Guyana’s first ... Read More

‘Use the money to enhance your children’s education’ – Minister Mustapha

‘Use the money to enhance your children’s education’ – Minister Mustapha

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 9, 2021

- as Govt continues with ‘Because We Care’ cash grant Parents from the Grove, East Bank Demerara area, on Monday ... Read More

Minister Mustapha, Chinese Charge d’ Affaires discusses areas for collaboration

Minister Mustapha, Chinese Charge d’ Affaires discusses areas for collaboration

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 6, 2021

The Chinese Government through its Embassy in Guyana, has once again signalled its commitment to assist the Government with its ... Read More

Sacked Enmore Estate sugar workers engage Agri. Minister

Sacked Enmore Estate sugar workers engage Agri. Minister

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 5, 2021

- farmers to benefit from planting material, feed Agriculture Minister Zulfikar Mustapha today met with residents and farmers from the ... Read More

GWI addressing water access on Great Troolie Island

GWI addressing water access on Great Troolie Island

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 5, 2021

Just days after visiting the Great Troolie Island, Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI) has already delivered on its promise to provide ... Read More

Multi-million dollar agro-processing facility for Black Bush Polder

Multi-million dollar agro-processing facility for Black Bush Polder

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 3, 2021

- MoU signed between Govt, UMAMI - construction to stat in six months  The Government of Guyana through the Ministry ... Read More

‘Food availability, access, utilisation and stability must be addressed’ – Minister Mustapha

‘Food availability, access, utilisation and stability must be addressed’ – Minister Mustapha

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 28, 2021

- at Pre-Summit for UN Food Systems Summit Minister of Agriculture, Zulfikar Mustapha, MP, says in order for countries to ... Read More

Agri. Minister commits to conducting urgent drainage works in Buxton/Friendship

Agri. Minister commits to conducting urgent drainage works in Buxton/Friendship

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 27, 2021

Farmers of the Buxton/Friendship, East Coast Demerara will soon benefit from much-needed upgrades to their communities’ drainage and irrigation system. ... Read More

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