Tag: NAREI

FAO, NAREI launch virtual Agroecology training

FAO, NAREI launch virtual Agroecology training

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- July 13, 2021

The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has partnered with the National Agricultural Research and Extension Institute (NAREI) for a two-day ... Read More

Agri. Minister forms CDC in Ithaca to enhance agriculture production

Agri. Minister forms CDC in Ithaca to enhance agriculture production

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 10, 2021

Agriculture Minister, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha today returned to Ithaca, Mahaica -Berbice to form the village’s first Community Development Council (CDC). ... Read More

Nabaclis WUA gets tractor-driven pump as Agri. Ministry works to resuscitate agriculture production

Nabaclis WUA gets tractor-driven pump as Agri. Ministry works to resuscitate agriculture production

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 7, 2021

Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha today handed over a tractor-driven pump to the Nabaclis Water Users Association (WUA) to ... Read More

NAREI inks contracts totaling $10.8M to boost extension services

NAREI inks contracts totaling $10.8M to boost extension services

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 25, 2021

“In this day of technology, communicating pertinent information should be done speedily… We are equipping all our Extension Officers with ... Read More

National mangrove monitoring platform to be established

National mangrove monitoring platform to be established

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- April 4, 2021

Mangroves are considered Guyana’s natural sea defence and are essential in providing several eco-system services. Studies have shown that mangroves ... Read More

$335M to develop Farm Implement Programme in Regions 1, 8 and 9

$335M to develop Farm Implement Programme in Regions 1, 8 and 9

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- March 7, 2021

The Ministry of Agriculture plans to invest about $335 million this year to develop its Farm Implement Programme in Barima-Waini ... Read More

Agri. Minister establishes taskforce to monitor flood prone areas in light of current weather conditions

Agri. Minister establishes taskforce to monitor flood prone areas in light of current weather conditions

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 4, 2021

- systems being put in place to improve drainage in the long term - a number of additional pumps to ... Read More

Closing statements by Minister of Agriculture Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha

Closing statements by Minister of Agriculture Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 31, 2020

On behalf of myself and all the other hard-working staff of the Ministry of Agriculture, I wish you all a ... Read More

Flood affected Black Bush Polder farmers to receive assistance from Agri. Ministry

Flood affected Black Bush Polder farmers to receive assistance from Agri. Ministry

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 29, 2020

- NDIA to commence critical drainage works to minimize flooding With areas on the Coast continuing to experience instances of ... Read More

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