Tag: Minister Zulfikar Mustapha

Rosehall, Blairmont estates to get major upgrades – as close to $500M in contracts signed for agri sector

Rosehall, Blairmont estates to get major upgrades – as close to $500M in contracts signed for agri sector

Neola Damon Neola Damon- June 10, 2022

Twelve contracts worth close to $500 million were signed on Friday, to boost the development of the country’s agriculture sector. ... Read More

Agri Ministry staff benefit from medical services

Agri Ministry staff benefit from medical services

Neola Damon Neola Damon- April 22, 2022

- to continue quarterly Minister of Agriculture, Zulfikar Mustapha, M.P., said his ministry hopes to host quarterly health and wellness ... Read More

Agri Ministry takes Farmers’ Market to Albion

Agri Ministry takes Farmers’ Market to Albion

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- March 13, 2022

The Ministry of Agriculture on Sunday hosted its second Farmers’ Market Day at the Albion Estate Road in Region Six, ... Read More

Gov’t working to address poultry shortage – Minister Mustapha

Gov’t working to address poultry shortage – Minister Mustapha

Neola Damon Neola Damon- March 13, 2022

Minister of Agriculture, Zulfikar Mustapha, M.P, said the current shortage of poultry meat is due to the high demand that ... Read More

Countryside Agri Centre donates tools to Agri. Ministry

Countryside Agri Centre donates tools to Agri. Ministry

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- March 11, 2022

-farmers, farmers’ groups in rural communities identified as beneficiaries Farmers and farmers’ groups in rural areas will soon benefit from ... Read More

Gov’t wants young people to work and earn – Minister Mustapha

Gov’t wants young people to work and earn – Minister Mustapha

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- February 1, 2022

Minister of Agriculture, Zulfikar Mustapha, M.P, said the PPP/C Government continues to implement measures to ensure young professional Guyanese are ... Read More

$407.2 M expended for development of livestock industry in first half of 2021

$407.2 M expended for development of livestock industry in first half of 2021

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- October 20, 2021

Of the $806 million allocated to the Guyana Livestock Development Authority (GLDA), $407.2 million was expended by the first half ... Read More

Gov’t advancing efforts to make agro-processing viable

Gov’t advancing efforts to make agro-processing viable

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- October 11, 2021

Government, through the New Guyana Marketing Corporation (GMC) has expended $158.5 million of the budgeted $293 million, to improve the ... Read More

Agri sector set for rapid take-off, foreign investments increasing – Minister Mustapha

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- September 27, 2021

Minister of Agriculture, Zulfikar Mustapha, MP, said the local agriculture sector is attracting a lot of interest, noting that Guyana ... Read More

Over 5,000 Region Five farmers receive $1B in flood relief grants

Over 5,000 Region Five farmers receive $1B in flood relief grants

Lennox Gasper Lennox Gasper- September 5, 2021

More than five thousand flood affected farmers in the Mahaica-Berbice (Region Five) on Sunday received some $1 billion in flood ... Read More

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