Tag: National Agriculture Research and Extension Institute (NAREI)

Gov’t looking to make GSA curriculum more policy-related

Gov’t looking to make GSA curriculum more policy-related

- October 29, 2022

- Agri. Minister says change needed to better equip youths for careers in agriculture The President Dr Irfaan Ali-led administration ... Read More

NAREI signs MOU with WUSC to advance training among women and youths in climate-smart agricultural practices

NAREI signs MOU with WUSC to advance training among women and youths in climate-smart agricultural practices

- May 4, 2022

Today, the Ministry of Agriculture’s National Agriculture Research and Extension Institute (NAREI) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the ... Read More

Contract signed for over $569 million to dredge Pomeroon River mouth

Contract signed for over $569 million to dredge Pomeroon River mouth

- April 12, 2022

-Agriculture Ministry signs over $1.3 billion in contracts as part of 2022 work programme -Contracts signed for land leveling equipment ... Read More

NAREI expends $38M on new office, ATV to better serve farmers in Paramakatoi

NAREI expends $38M on new office, ATV to better serve farmers in Paramakatoi

- December 3, 2021

In a bid to improve its extension services in far-flung areas across the country, the National Agriculture Research and Extension ... Read More

NAREI records 182 sets of shadehouse materials sold so far for 2021

NAREI records 182 sets of shadehouse materials sold so far for 2021

- October 26, 2021

as gov’t continues to promote smart agriculture With climate change continuing to pose a major risk to the global agriculture ... Read More

Guyana one step closer to releasing biofortified rice variety to farmers

Guyana one step closer to releasing biofortified rice variety to farmers

- October 2, 2021

-candidate variety showing promising results, trial plot withstood recent flooding The Government of Guyana through the Ministry of Agriculture’s Guyana ... Read More

Agri. Ministry receives seeds, planting material from IICA as part of flood-relief assistance

Agri. Ministry receives seeds, planting material from IICA as part of flood-relief assistance

- July 12, 2021

items to be given to flood-affected farmers The Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) today handed over a number ... Read More

Remedial works ordered on Alliance Road sluices

Remedial works ordered on Alliance Road sluices

- April 14, 2021

-GLDA, NAREI to assist affected farmers   After receiving reports on Tuesday of flooding in homes near Alliance Road, Timehri, ... Read More

Region Ten to get agro-processing facility

Region Ten to get agro-processing facility

- January 17, 2021

- farmers urged to expand agri practices The Government will soon be establishing an agro-processing facility in Upper Demerara – ... Read More

Farmers’ group benefits from fertilisers, other materials after years of neglect

Farmers’ group benefits from fertilisers, other materials after years of neglect

- December 5, 2020

Members of the Woodley Park Women’s Cash Crop Farmers’ Group from Woodley Park, West Berbice, today received a quantity of ... Read More

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