Agriculture

A Veterinary Officer reminds the public about the care of animals during a storm...

Given that the Hurricane Season runs from June to November, there are not only protocols in place for people but for animals as well...

PM enters farming to lead from the front on food security

Prime Minister Gaston Browne is currently developing his own farm with the intention of leading the national effort from the front. He also wants farmers...

Minister of Agriculture underscores importance of forage project to the development of the local...

Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Samantha Marshall has highly commended the progress of the Forage project which has been undertaken at the Paynters Livestock Station. She...

CARDI continues to support agricultural development in a number of areas amid the COVID-19...

The Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute (CARDI) has recently facilitated a number of webinar sessions as it continues to broaden the knowledge among...

Officials embark on a national registration exercise for Livestock Farmers

The Veterinary and Livestock Division within the Ministry of Agriculture has embarked on a national registration exercise for livestock farmers. The programme is aimed at...

PiAngo Fest 2019 looks ahead to a great one in 2021

The Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Barbuda Affairs (MAFBA) is looking forward to a bigger and better PiAngo Fest in 2021, as this year’s...

Drip Irrigation work in progress at the forage project at the BBC Location

The agricultural project dubbed “Developing Sustainable Protein sources for community nutrition resilience in Antigua,” is making progress as the drip irrigation system for the...

Shirley Ramsey credits her strong agricultural attributes to her grandfather

The foundation for many local farmers today stemmed from the interest their parents or grandparents had in farming and this is so for Shirley...