Tag: Rice production

Agri. Ministry working to resuscitate rice production at Santa Fe

Agri. Ministry working to resuscitate rice production at Santa Fe

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 27, 2021

- farm looking to venture into large scale corn production With government moving apace to double rice production within the ... Read More

Investments in rice has made doubling production in five years possible

Investments in rice has made doubling production in five years possible

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- March 23, 2021

- new markets also on the cards Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha has said Guyana has secured additional markets ... Read More

MMA-ADA boosting efforts to double rice production

MMA-ADA boosting efforts to double rice production

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- January 11, 2021

The Mahaica, Mahaicony, Abary – Agricultural Development Authority (MMA-ADA) says it is accelerating efforts to realise the Government’s plans to ... Read More

Some 99% of rice harvested to date

Some 99% of rice harvested to date

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- November 27, 2020

-Region Five produced highest volume   The Guyana Rice Development Board (GRDB) has announced that of the 94,000 hectares of ... Read More

Guyana rice production soars – GRDB Chief Scientist

Guyana rice production soars – GRDB Chief Scientist

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- October 19, 2020

Chief Scientist and plant breeder at the Guyana Rice Development Board (GRDB), Dr. Mahendra Persaud said Guyana’s rice industry has ... Read More

GRDB projects 1.1 million tonnes of paddy for 2020

GRDB projects 1.1 million tonnes of paddy for 2020

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- October 5, 2020

Of the 94,132 hectares of rice sown for the second crop of 2020, the Guyana Rice Development Board (GRDB) has ... Read More

Record-breaking second rice crop expected in Region Six – GRDB reports

Record-breaking second rice crop expected in Region Six – GRDB reports

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- September 27, 2020

-overall paddy production  projected at just under 1.1 million tonnes With government’s swift intervention into Guyana’s rice industry, the Guyana ... 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

3% Increase in Rice Production! – Mid-Year Report states

3% Increase in Rice Production! – Mid-Year Report states

Nikosi Bruce Nikosi Bruce- August 19, 2019

─ production of non-traditional crops on the rise  DPI, Guyana, Monday, August 19, 2019 Rice production from the first crop ... Read More

Kato producing its own rice

Kato producing its own rice

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 20, 2019

― village producing food for several communities ― FAO and NAREI assisting farmers DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, March 20, 2019 For ... Read More

Agri-students grasp rice farming techniques at GRDB Open Day

Agri-students grasp rice farming techniques at GRDB Open Day

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 4, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, October 4, 2018 The work of the Guyana Rice Development Board’s (GRDB) Research Station at Burma, Mahaicony ... Read More

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