Agriculture

Lions Club of Antigua selected as Food Heroes

The Lions Club of Antigua was selected by the Ministry of Agriculture as one of the ‘Food Heroes’ for World Food Day 2020 and...

Agriculture Officials encourage more corporate partnership involvement on projects to boost the agriculture sector

Minister of agriculture Hon. Samantha Marshall has commended the GARD Center for helping to lay a solid foundation for youths who have shared an...

A Beekeeper explains the importance of the bee-keeping industry to the environment and economy

Apiculture, also known as beekeeping includes the maintenance of bee colonies for the production of honey and bees wax, which is a growing industry...

Barbuda Farmers Ensuring Food Security For The Sister Isle

Story of Neil George and Justin Griffin’s Farm: Neil George and Justin Griffin started their farm on the 21st February 2014.   They suffered a great loss...

IICA donates fencing wires to Barbuda

The Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) handed over a set of fencing wires to the Barbuda Council, during a brief ceremony which...

Local produce for PM Browne

A basket of locally grown produce was recently presented to Prime Minister Gaston Browne by the staff of the Agricultural Extension Division. The staff made...

Backyard Farming Chronicles: James Elliott:

In February 2019 I decided to start my own little Back Yard Garden at my home as a past-time that could eventually assist in...

New policy coming for distribution of crown land by Ministry of Agriculture

Cabinet Notes: The Cabinet examined the policies governing distribution of crown land by the Ministry of Agriculture, for planting food crops. The history reveals that...