Tag: Ministry of Agriculture

GuySuCo to undergo expansive revamping with $5B allocation -Minister Mustapha

GuySuCo to undergo expansive revamping with $5B allocation -Minister Mustapha

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- September 17, 2020

- APNU+AFC’s own $100M COI showed closure of sugar estates not feasible Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha says the ... Read More

GuySuCo Board appointed; Pravinchandra Dave to Chair

GuySuCo Board appointed; Pravinchandra Dave to Chair

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- September 16, 2020

The Government of Guyana has appointed the Board of Directors of the Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo), which will be chaired ... Read More

245 canals being desilted to aid Region Five farmers

245 canals being desilted to aid Region Five farmers

Shantelle Stanley Shantelle Stanley- September 15, 2020

- M.P. Jafferally - more rehabilitative works planned Member of Parliament (M.P.), Hon. Faizal Jafferally, today, unveiled several development plans ... Read More

$5B budgetary support for GuySuCo – President Ali announces

$5B budgetary support for GuySuCo – President Ali announces

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- September 7, 2020

- Removal of VAT on Agri-machinery, fertilisers - Reversal of land lease fees From the $330 Billion emergency budget expected ... Read More

GRDB distributes booklet on improved paddy cultivation

GRDB distributes booklet on improved paddy cultivation

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 28, 2020

As the PPP/C Government steps up efforts to improve the Agriculture sector, today, the Guyana Rice Development Board (GRDB) handed ... Read More

Improved livelihood for Region 3 farmers

Improved livelihood for Region 3 farmers

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- August 26, 2020

- Minister Mustapha to address major issues shortly - Visited several communities to listen to farmers’ concerns Farmers residing in ... Read More

Agri Ministry resumes Farmers’ Open Day, stakeholders commend initiative

Agri Ministry resumes Farmers’ Open Day, stakeholders commend initiative

Neola Damon Neola Damon- August 26, 2020

With the resumption of the Farmers’ Open Day at the Ministry of Agriculture, several persons within the sector were allowed ... Read More

Collaborations to boost agri. technology among areas discussed

Collaborations to boost agri. technology among areas discussed

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 25, 2020

—as Chinese Ambassador pays courtesy call to Minister of Agriculture Guyana’s agriculture sector is expected to receive a major technological ... Read More

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