Tag: Rice

Gov’t investing in research, development to boost rice productivity -President Ali

Gov’t investing in research, development to boost rice productivity -President Ali

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- October 14, 2020

His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali has said the Government is committed to helping farmers produce better rice yields and ... Read More

Over $30 billion earned from January to August rice exports

Over $30 billion earned from January to August rice exports

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- October 6, 2020

Mr. Nizam Hassan, General Manager of the Guyana Rice Development Board (GRDB) Guyana has earned over $30 billion (US $144,178,325) ... Read More

Agri-Sector Gets Capacity Boost!

Nikosi Bruce Nikosi Bruce- November 22, 2019

― Joint venture launched to bolster agricultural development and output DPI, Guyana, Friday, November 22, 2019 After spending more than ... Read More

Pay your dues!

Pay your dues!

Nikosi Bruce Nikosi Bruce- August 21, 2019

─ MMA/ADA carries out drainage works to aid flood-threatened farmers  ─ over $1Billion owed by said farmers to MMA/ADA for ... 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

No Farmer Left Behind!

No Farmer Left Behind!

Nikosi Bruce Nikosi Bruce- June 20, 2019

―Relief for area hit with prolonged dry spell to commence from tomorrow DPI, Guyana, Thursday, June 20, 2019 The National ... 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

Miller accepts responsibility – admits fault in Panama rice mix-up

Miller accepts responsibility – admits fault in Panama rice mix-up

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 26, 2019

─ GRDB still to hear from Jamaican authorities on confiscation of 70 tonnes of rice DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, February 26, ... Read More

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