Agriculture

Another South West Farmers Market Planned

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The South West Farmers are hosting another Farmer's Market Wednesday 27th October, 2021 .

The price of pork rose 7.0% in August

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St John’s Antigua, September 23, 2021. The Statistics Division, under the Ministry of Finance and Corporate Governance releases the CPI for Aug 2021.   Year-on-Year Analysis   The...

Christian Valley Streamline Rehabilitation Project well underway

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The Christian Valley Streamline Rehabilitation project is well on the way according to Project Consultant, Alvin Christian. “We are still clearing, still shaping the sides...

Beekeeping Training session closes with the Minister of Agriculture emphasizing the importance of bees...

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A Closing ceremony to mark the completion of a series of capacity building sessions for new beekeepers was on Tuesday. The initiative  which was a...

The Wally Browne farm- a family tradition

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1st September 2021 The Wally Browne Farm- a family tradition Enroute to Bethesda village, the Wally Browne Farm spans on fifty-five (55) acres of land. This generational business...

Poultry farmers defend increase in the cost of eggs

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PRESS RELEASE FROM Antigua and Barbuda POULTRY FARMERS ASSOCIATION   Several months ago, the Antigua & Barbuda Poultry Farmers Association commenced dialogue with the Ministry of Agriculture,...

Farming Tips: How To Increase Productivity And Get More Done

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In the past, farmers had to rely on labor to turn their fields into productive farmland. These days, however, there are new ways to...

Three women tell their story of creating a successful Lettuce Production business in the...

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  SEAZONZ HYDROPONIC FARM, located in the heart of Antigua produces a variety of "Lactuca Sativa" commonly known as lettuce. The conceptualization of this farm began a...

Backyard Gardener Tiffany Pryce highlights the importance of backyard gardening

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    Backyard Garden Facilitators and a Backyard Gardener highlight the importance of backyard gardening   Since the global pandemic early last year, the Extension Division within the...

Consumers to pay more for eggs from Sept. 1

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Antigua Barbuda Layer Farmers' Association Dear Valued Customer, We, the Poultry Farmers of Antigua & Barbuda, have been working hard over the years to deliver quality eggs at the...

Registration for PiAngo Fest 2021 closes next Friday

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The Ministry of Agriculture is reminding vendors who wish to take part in PiAngo Fest 2021 that registration for the upcoming event closes on...

More varieties of Sweet Potatoes being planted in Antigua & Barbuda

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“This particular sweet potato that you see we are doing here is a part of a CDB Project that we are now implementing within...

Antigua And Barbuda bans pork from the Dominican Republic

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African Swine Fever Press Release   An outbreak of African Swine Fever (ASF) in the Dominican Republic has been officially detected and confirmed by the OIE...