Tag: Minister of Agriculture Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha

Government will support flood-affected communities – PM Phillips

Government will support flood-affected communities – PM Phillips

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 21, 2022

– Ministers to visit affected areas, food and sanitation hampers for residents Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret’d), the Honourable Mark Phillips ... Read More

Guyana guarantees its support for the continental alliance promoted by IICA to reduce food insecurity in the Americas. 

Guyana guarantees its support for the continental alliance promoted by IICA to reduce food insecurity in the Americas. 

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 20, 2022

Zulfikar Mustapha, Agriculture Minister of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, affirmed his country’s support during an official visit to IICA ... Read More

“Being licensed not a requirement to benefit from $150,000 grant for fishermen” – Min. Mustapha

“Being licensed not a requirement to benefit from $150,000 grant for fishermen” – Min. Mustapha

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 11, 2022

Agriculture Minister Zulfikar Mustapha has made it clear that all marine fishermen across the country who earn their living at ... Read More

Agriculture Ministry’s Farmers’ Market deemed a massive success

Agriculture Ministry’s Farmers’ Market deemed a massive success

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- February 20, 2022

- consumers benefit from farm-fresh, agro-processed commodities at reduced prices - similar activities to be hosted across the country  Today, ... Read More

Agri Minister spearheads flood relief grant distribution to Region Nine villages

Agri Minister spearheads flood relief grant distribution to Region Nine villages

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- October 24, 2021

Minister of Agriculture Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha on Saturday took the government’s flood relief grant to Shea, Maruranau and Awarewaunau indigenous ... Read More

Minister Mustapha engages Cove and John farmers

Minister Mustapha engages Cove and John farmers

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- October 8, 2021

- says gov’t remains committed to developing agriculture in the community Agriculture Minister, Zulfikar Mustapha has reaffirmed the government’s commitment ... Read More

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 Reporter Staff Reporter- 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 Reporter Staff Reporter- 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 Reporter Staff Reporter- 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 Reporter Staff Reporter- 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

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