Tag: Mr. Nizam Hassan

Over $30 billion earned from January to August rice exports

Over $30 billion earned from January to August rice exports

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- October 6, 2020

Mr. Nizam Hassan, General Manager of the Guyana Rice Development Board (GRDB) Guyana has earned over $30 billion (US $144,178,325) ... Read More

GRDB projects 1.1 million tonnes of paddy for 2020

GRDB projects 1.1 million tonnes of paddy for 2020

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- October 5, 2020

Of the 94,132 hectares of rice sown for the second crop of 2020, the Guyana Rice Development Board (GRDB) has ... Read More

To date, GY $2.6M spent to tackle urgent paddy bug infestation – Min Mustapha

To date, GY $2.6M spent to tackle urgent paddy bug infestation – Min Mustapha

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 24, 2020

Over 5816 blowers sprayed for current crop‘Paddy Bug Action Unit’ established in 5 regions In light of the ongoing issue ... Read More

Rice Board intensifies its efforts at Paddy Bug control

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 4, 2019

- Some farmers satisfied others refusing GRDB assistance Despite the issue of Paddy Bug infestation causing severe damage to production, ... Read More

ATV handed over to NAREI staff at Shulinab  

ATV handed over to NAREI staff at Shulinab  

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 19, 2016

Ministry of Agriculture, Guyana, Monday, September 19, 2016 The National Agricultural Research and Extension Institute’s (NAREI) capacity in Region Nine ... Read More

51 young people graduate from agro-processing training

51 young people graduate from agro-processing training

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 19, 2016

(Office of the Advisor of Youth Empowerment, August 19, 2016) -Fifty-one (51) youths hailing from multiple regions across Guyana have ... Read More

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