Tag: Ministry of Agriculture

Recently installed drainage pumps from India to be fully operable by first week of next month

Recently installed drainage pumps from India to be fully operable by first week of next month

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 19, 2021

- 2 additional engineers from India arrive in Guyana - Agri. Minister discusses plans for Aurora Agriculture Development Project, MMA ... Read More

Multiple agencies addressing Pomeroon flooding

Multiple agencies addressing Pomeroon flooding

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- January 18, 2021

The Government has spent close to $10 million on major drainage and irrigation and other critical emergency works in the ... Read More

Agriculture has key role in Govt’s diversification plan

Agriculture has key role in Govt’s diversification plan

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- January 18, 2021

-transforming energy grid to support sector Hon. Dr. Ashni Singh, Senior Minister with responsibility for Finance within the Office of ... Read More

$60.4M Fertiliser Testing Lab commissioned

$60.4M Fertiliser Testing Lab commissioned

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- January 13, 2021

Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha commissioned a new, $60.4 million (US $302,000) Fertilizer Testing Laboratory on Wednesday at the ... Read More

EPA, sawmillers address pollution of Wellington Park Mangrove Reserve

EPA, sawmillers address pollution of Wellington Park Mangrove Reserve

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- January 13, 2021

-consultations held with stakeholders on management plan The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Wednesday engaged residents of Whim, Corentyne and ... Read More

Unity, Hope farmers thankful for Agriculture Minister’ s intervention

Unity, Hope farmers thankful for Agriculture Minister’ s intervention

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- January 11, 2021

-waters receding due to drainage works Critical drainage and irrigation works are ongoing at Hope and Unity villages, East Coast ... Read More

Farmers laud Government’s intervention at MMA/ADA Scheme

Farmers laud Government’s intervention at MMA/ADA Scheme

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- January 10, 2021

- almost 90 per cent of drainage works completed Several farmers of Region Five are lauding the PPP/C Government for ... Read More

CDC reports on flood situation across regions

CDC reports on flood situation across regions

Shantelle Stanley Shantelle Stanley- January 10, 2021

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) says 17 communities were affected by flooding during the period January 1 – 9. This ... Read More

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