Agriculture

Long term lease for farmers

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Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Barbuda Affairs Dean Jonas, officially launched the Agricultural Long Term Lease Programme for Farmers at the Ministry of Agriculture’s...

NOTICE: Mango Fest ‘Selfie’ Competition 2019

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The Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Barbuda Affairs is well into its plans to host MangoFest 2019, which will be held on the 13th...

China Donates Agricultural Equipment To Antigua

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Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Barbuda Affairs Dean Jonas said that the presentation of a set of agricultural equipment is a key component of...

Ministry of Agriculture holds fruitful meeting with Agro-processors

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Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Barbuda Affairs ,Dean Jonas and Director of Analytical Services Dr. Linroy Christian,  hosted a meeting with Agro-processors at Fisheries...

Minister of Agriculture leads delegation to meeting in Cuba

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Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Barbuda Affairs, Dean Jonas, lead a delegation to Cuba which resulted in substantial gains for the agriculture sector in Antigua and...

Chief Vet denounces Praedial Larceny of Livestock in Antigua and Barbuda

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Chief Veterinary Officer Dr. Tubal Edwards has shared concerns on the issue of Praedial Larceny which is affecting Livestock Farmers in Antigua and Barbuda. He said that...

Farmers urged to implement measures to adapt to drought

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The Caribbean Agricultural research Development Institute (CARDI) is urging regional farmers to implement water conservation strategies to deal with the drought situation now confronting...

Japan Gives Nearly Two Million Dollars In Grant Aid

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The Government of Japan has, under the “The Economic and Social Development Programme” made a grant of US$ 1.8 million towards the improvement and...

Antigua secures second place at AgriFest 2019 in the USVI

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The Ministry of Agriculture has captured second place in the Produce Category at AgriFest, which was recently held in St. Croix, USVI. St.Kitts/Nevis captured...

Agriculture featured at Wadadli Day

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The Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Barbuda Affairs says it is using every opportunity to showcase its products and services,  as it embarks on...

Antigua represented at Agrifest in the Virgin Islands

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Antigua and Barbuda is making its presence felt at the 2019 Agricultural Fair, called Agrifest in St. Croix, U.S V.I. Antigua and Barbuda is fielding two...

Chinese Technology Behind New Food Security Measures In Antigua

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Minister of Agriculture Dean Jonas said that the modern agricultural technology that is being used by the Chinese will greatly assist Antigua and Barbuda...

Minster underscores the importance of Homes, Families and Garden Festival

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Minister of Agriculture Dean Jonas has underscored the importance of the Homes, Families and Garden Festival to the overall growth of the Agriculture...