Tag: Nizam Hassan

Major increase in rice exports – First Crop Report

Major increase in rice exports – First Crop Report

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 12, 2020

-652% increase in packaged white rice exports -13% overall increase in rice exports June 11, 2020: The Guyana Rice Development ... Read More

GRDB confident of rice production in 2020

GRDB confident of rice production in 2020

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- April 15, 2020

—despite Coronavirus pandemic DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, April 15, 2020 The Guyana Rice Development Board (GRDB) is confident of excellent rice ... Read More

Rice harvest underway

Rice harvest underway

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 3, 2019

― an estimate of 36% of rice harvested as of March 28, 2019 ― more rice lands cultivated this production ... Read More

130,005 tonnes of rice harvested for first quarter – GRDB GM

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 1, 2019

- 36% of crop harvested so far As government continues to invest to sustainably develop all stages of the rice ... Read More

Agri Ministry committed to transforming agricultural sector to sustainable one

Agri Ministry committed to transforming agricultural sector to sustainable one

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 30, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Sunday, September 30, 2018 Minister of Agriculture Noel Holder, on Sunday, said his ministry is committed to the ... Read More

Panama rice market not under threat – GRDB head assures

Panama rice market not under threat – GRDB head assures

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 27, 2018

– investigations launched to determine cause – quality control systems strengthened – GRDB head not aware of rice being rejected ... Read More

“90% targeted production achieved for second crop” – GRDB General Manager

“90% targeted production achieved for second crop” – GRDB General Manager

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 10, 2018

- shortfalls attributed to early rains - US $20M more export earnings for Jan-July 2018 period than previous year Guyana’s rice ... Read More

43% increase in rice export!

43% increase in rice export!

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 18, 2018

─ The increase has so far earned the country GYD$23.2Billion DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, July 18, 2018 As the Guyana Rice ... Read More

Rice exports to Cuba double by first crop 2018  -from 15,512 tonnes to 37,418 tonnes

Rice exports to Cuba double by first crop 2018 -from 15,512 tonnes to 37,418 tonnes

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 13, 2018

  DPI, GUYANA, Sunday, May 13, 2018 For the period of January – April 2018 Guyana has exported 139,501 metric ... Read More

First crop 2018 paddy production up by 138,178 tonnes

First crop 2018 paddy production up by 138,178 tonnes

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 11, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Friday, May 11, 2018 As of May 7, the rice industry has harvested 86 percent of its 2018 ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

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