Tag: Zulfikar Mustapha

Agri Ministry to purchase pontoon, two excavators for Pomeroon

Agri Ministry to purchase pontoon, two excavators for Pomeroon

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 29, 2021

- more block drain structures to be constructed - flood-affected farmers to receive planting materials, fertiliser, other forms of assistance ... Read More

PM, Agri. Minister assess flooding in Charity

PM, Agri. Minister assess flooding in Charity

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 5, 2021

- several emergency measures put in place to address flooding - CDC to distribute relief packages tomorrow Following instances of ... Read More

Flood affected Black Bush Polder farmers to receive assistance from Agri. Ministry

Flood affected Black Bush Polder farmers to receive assistance from Agri. Ministry

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 29, 2020

- NDIA to commence critical drainage works to minimize flooding With areas on the Coast continuing to experience instances of ... Read More

Wide range of investment opportunities in agriculture

Wide range of investment opportunities in agriculture

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- December 22, 2020

-Gov’t made provisions for robust agri-business -Minister Mustapha tells forum Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha has said that opportunities ... Read More

Agri Ministry opening up more farmlands for rice, other crops

Agri Ministry opening up more farmlands for rice, other crops

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- December 19, 2020

The Ministry of Agriculture is looking to make more farmlands available in Mahaica-Berbice (Region Five) and Upper Demerara-Mahaica (Region Ten) ... Read More

Provisions will be made to ensure sugar’s success

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 16, 2020

- Min. Mustapha  Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha says sugar will not falter under the PPP/C Government and budgetary ... Read More

Livestock Authority Board of Directors in place

Livestock Authority Board of Directors in place

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 8, 2020

- tasked with guiding policy development to advance sector -urged to continue surveillance of meat products on the market The ... Read More

Conflict Resolution Committee to look into farmers’ land disputes -Minister Mustapha

Conflict Resolution Committee to look into farmers’ land disputes -Minister Mustapha

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- December 6, 2020

Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha has said a Conflict Resolution Committee will be formed to address land matters affecting ... Read More

Press Release – New MMA-ADA Board in place

Press Release – New MMA-ADA Board in place

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 2, 2020

- tasked with developing programmes to open new lands, develop phase two of the scheme - land use policy also ... Read More

Press Release – “Gov’t will continue to invest in Agriculture, other productive sectors” – Min. Mustapha

Press Release – “Gov’t will continue to invest in Agriculture, other productive sectors” – Min. Mustapha

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 2, 2020

- dialogue with int’l donor agencies favourable as Gov’t continues to make strides to develop productive sectors With Guyana now ... Read More

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