Tag: MOA

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

Skeldon farmers will benefit from new management approach at GuySuCo  -Minister Mustapha

Skeldon farmers will benefit from new management approach at GuySuCo -Minister Mustapha

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- October 25, 2020

Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha told cane farmers at Skeldon that the Guyana Sugar Corporation’s (GuySuCo) management will be ... Read More

Agri Minister hopeful of catfish ban removal by year end

Agri Minister hopeful of catfish ban removal by year end

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- October 24, 2020

Minister of Agriculture, Hon.  Zulfikar Mustapha has said he is optimistic that the ban on catfish export to the United ... Read More

Govt adopts proactive approach to agriculture in Regions Five, Six

Govt adopts proactive approach to agriculture in Regions Five, Six

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- October 19, 2020

Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha has said the Government is taking a more proactive approach to revitalise agriculture in ... Read More

Leading by example

Leading by example

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- May 27, 2020

—MOA encourages everyone to get on board and reap the benefits of its kitchen garden initiative DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, May ... Read More

MOA’s Kitchen Garden project ensuring food security amid COVID-19

MOA’s Kitchen Garden project ensuring food security amid COVID-19

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- May 23, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Saturday, May 23, 2020 In response to the coronavirus pandemic, the Ministry of Agriculture’s (MOA) Rural Entrepreneurial Agricultural ... Read More

Once abandoned, soon to be recovered

Once abandoned, soon to be recovered

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- February 21, 2020

―Wales Estate to receive US$2M Agro-Industrial Park ―“We are on the right path to success” – Min. Valerie Yearwood DPI, ... Read More

Guyana strengthening chemical management

Guyana strengthening chemical management

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- January 21, 2020

―Oil and gas sector among new stakeholders DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, January 21, 2020 A two-day workshop is being hosted by ... Read More

Hope Estate’s breakthrough

Hope Estate’s breakthrough

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- January 3, 2020

- $36M made in 2019 DPI, Guyana, Friday, January 3, 2020 Hope Coconut Industries Limited (HCIL) has made a significant ... Read More

RAID programme reaps benefits

RAID programme reaps benefits

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- December 15, 2019

-Local farmers enhancing Guyana’s agricultural sector DPI, Guyana, Sunday, December 15, 2019 The Rural Agricultural Infrastructure Development (RAID) project was ... Read More

The Rural Women of Hope Estate

The Rural Women of Hope Estate

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- December 10, 2019

-Promoting Gender equality at Hope Estate DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, December 10, 2019 When one hears the word ‘farmer’ the image ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

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