Tag: National Agricultural Research and Extension Institute (NAREI)

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

Over $29M in contracts signed for the supply of lab equipment and installation of Geotextile Tubes at Nonpareil, Region 4

Over $29M in contracts signed for the supply of lab equipment and installation of Geotextile Tubes at Nonpareil, Region 4

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 20, 2021

Over $29M in contracts was signed to supply and install laboratory equipment and 100 metres of Geotextile tubes along the ... Read More

NAREI conducting CFF surveillance exercise in Region Two

NAREI conducting CFF surveillance exercise in Region Two

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 15, 2021

The National Agricultural Research and Extension Institute (NAREI) is currently conducting surveillance exercise in Region Two in an effort to ... Read More

NAREI enhancing Extension Services in Region One

NAREI enhancing Extension Services in Region One

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 27, 2021

- Staff equipped with additional ATV, boat and engine Other crops farmers in Region One are now accessing enhanced extension ... Read More

First Lady launches national tree planting exercise on Earth Day

First Lady launches national tree planting exercise on Earth Day

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 22, 2021

First Lady, Her Excellency Arya Ali, on the occasion of Earth Day, commenced a national tree planting exercise which will ... Read More

Pomeroon farmers continue to benefit from flood relief

Pomeroon farmers continue to benefit from flood relief

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 19, 2021

-donation of 100 bags of fertiliser  One hundred farmers operating in Lower Pomeroon, Region Two, whose farms were inundated earlier ... Read More

NAREI receives 15 pesticide storage cabinets for effective storage of monocrotophos

NAREI receives 15 pesticide storage cabinets for effective storage of monocrotophos

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 14, 2021

The National Agricultural Research and Extension Institute (NAREI) on Tuesday received 15 pesticide storage cabinets valued $700,000 from the Pesticides ... Read More

New NAREI head tasked with developing new and innovative ways to improve services offered

New NAREI head tasked with developing new and innovative ways to improve services offered

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 10, 2021

-  new CEO (ag) says improvements needed in services offered to farmers; science must be incorporated into extension services Former ... Read More

Agri. Minister talks rural digital inclusion in agriculture with IICA, IDB & Microsoft

Agri. Minister talks rural digital inclusion in agriculture with IICA, IDB & Microsoft

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 9, 2021

- Ministry to procure 255 tablets to boost extension services in rural areas this year Given the undeniable need to ... Read More

Flood affected Pomeroon farmers receive fertilisers, other chemicals from Agri. Ministry

Flood affected Pomeroon farmers receive fertilisers, other chemicals from Agri. Ministry

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 6, 2021

Farmers from the Pomeroon who were adversely affected by prolonged flooding over the past few weeks today received assistance in ... Read More

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