Agriculture

Antigua and Barbuda make first import of Vetiver grass from Dominica under IICA-CBF EbA...

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The Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) and the Caribbean Biodiversity Fund (CBF) Ecosystem-based Adaptation (EbA) project hit a milestone, the first-time export...

Statement by Minister of Agriculture on World Food Safety Day 2021

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Residents of Antigua and Barbuda,   Civilisation, as we know and enjoy today, could not have evolved, nor can it survive, without safe and healthy food....

100,000 coconut palm seeds from Costa Rica will enter Antigua shortly

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Cabinet Notes:   The Cabinet announced that 100,000 coconut palm seeds from Costa Rica will enter Antigua shortly for propagation of new coconut palms that were...

Fresh ‘N Yummy Antiguan chicken to hit the market this month

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Proprietor of Fresh ‘N’ Yummy, Mr. Alan Osborne, is eagerly awaiting the roll-out of the first batch of Antiguan hatched and raised chickens on...

School Meals head wants to see more done to encourage youths to consume more...

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Executive Chef of the National School Meals programme, Ms. Colleen Simpson wants to see a more multidisciplinary approach to encourage youth across Antigua and...

Poultry production is on an upward swing in Antigua & Barbuda

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A breakthrough is underway in poultry production in Antigua and Barbuda and when fully implemented, it will make a significant impact on the importation...

CARIFESTA staff learn about the importance of fruit and vegetable consumption

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Members of the International Year of Fruits and Vegetables (IYFV) Steering Committee were guests at the CARIFESTA Office last Thursday, to make a presentation...

“Agriculture stands as a bright light in the darkness”- PM Browne

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During the 2021 Budget Statement Presentation, Prime Minister, The Hon. Gaston Browne commended the growth and development of the agricultural sector during 2020. “A bright...