Tag: PTCCB

Seasonal Forecast & Advisory  for the Secondary Rainfall Season

Seasonal Forecast & Advisory for the Secondary Rainfall Season

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- December 8, 2021

Rainfall There’s a high chance for wetter than usual (above-normal) conditions across all Administrative Regions for the period December, 2021 ... Read More

$60.4M Fertiliser Testing Lab commissioned

$60.4M Fertiliser Testing Lab commissioned

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- January 13, 2021

Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha commissioned a new, $60.4 million (US $302,000) Fertilizer Testing Laboratory on Wednesday at the ... Read More

Closing statements by Minister of Agriculture Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha

Closing statements by Minister of Agriculture Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- 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

Govt signs MOU to manage mercury importation

Govt signs MOU to manage mercury importation

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- August 30, 2019

─ in keeping with Minamata Convention  DPI, Guyana, Friday, August 30, 2019 Adhering to its August 2019 deadline, the government, ... Read More

PTCCB drama final blows audience away

PTCCB drama final blows audience away

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- October 25, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, October 25, 2018 The performances of the finalists in the Pesticide and Toxic Chemicals Control Board’s (PTCCB) ... Read More

PCA graduates urged to reduce chemical pesticides usage

PCA graduates urged to reduce chemical pesticides usage

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- October 23, 2018

─ we must have cadre of pest control professionals who are well trained to deal with pest and pesticides - ... Read More

Students, long service employees awarded by Min of Agriculture

Students, long service employees awarded by Min of Agriculture

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- October 26, 2017

DPI, Georgetown, Guyana, Thursday, October 26, 2017 The Pesticides and Toxic Chemicals Control Board (PTCCB) and several other agencies attached ... Read More

GuySuCo to commence aerial spraying trials…  – Aerial Agrichemical Buffer Zone proposal presented to Agri. Minister

GuySuCo to commence aerial spraying trials… – Aerial Agrichemical Buffer Zone proposal presented to Agri. Minister

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- October 31, 2016

  Ministry of Agriculture, Guyana, October 31, 2016 The Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo) is set to commence aerial spraying to ... Read More

Pesticides and toxic chemicals need sound management – Holder

Pesticides and toxic chemicals need sound management – Holder

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- October 27, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Thursday, October 27, 2016 Minister of Agriculture, Noel Holder said there must be sound management of pesticides and ... Read More

Thirty- six graduate in Pesticides and toxic chemicals control

Thirty- six graduate in Pesticides and toxic chemicals control

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- October 25, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Tuesday, October 25, 2016 The Pesticides and Toxic Chemicals Control Board (PTCCB) of the Ministry of  Agriculture today, ... Read More

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