Agriculture

A New Backyard Gardener ‘Repping’ Well

Mr. Chet Jacobs from Vernon`s Estate, is one of many persons who have recently thrown their ‘backyard garden hats’ in the ring to help...

The Farmers Forum President Encourages More Support For Locally Grown Foods

Chairman of the Farmers Forum, Mr. Marvin Joseph is appealing to persons who have collected seedlings in the just concluded ‘Farm Ah Ya Yard’...

Day One Of The Seedlings Distribution Exercise Gets High Marks

It was easy ‘as Sunday morning’, ‘a smooth flow’ and’ very impressive’ were some of the words used by persons collecting seedlings to describe...

Minister Of Agriculture Continues To Push ‘Growing Your Own’

In her continuing efforts to push for food nutrition and security in this Covid-19 era, Minister of Agriculture of Agriculture, Hon. Samantha Marshall is...

Fisheries Division Issues A COVID-19 Office Operating Protocol

In light of the challenges being faced across the entire fishing industry as a result of the impact of the Corona virus (COVID-19), and...

CARDI Moves To Rapidly Increase Seed And Crop Production Amid COVID-19 Concerns

​In light of the current outbreak of COVID-19 (Corona Virus), which is having a negative impact on economies throughout the world, the role of...

Marshall Recommits To Strengthen Her Ministry’s Role In Food And Nutrition Security Amid COVID-19...

Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Samantha Marshall met yesterday with key technicians and senior staff and they further discussed significant ways to boost the agricultural...

Giant African Snail Population In Dry-Season Resting Phase

The Giant African Snail is known to prefer moist, rainy conditions. During prolonged dry spells, the snail goes into a resting phase, referred to...