Praedial Larceny Prevention Programme.


An official introduction of the retrofitted staff unit (namely: Deputy Superintendent Kevin Francis, Sargeant William Harry and Ms. Trudy- Ann Williams) was outlined by Hon. Derrick Kellier, Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries during a Press Conference on March 12, 2015

Review of the RADA/FAO Post Harvest Loss Reduction Workshop.


The FAO in collaboration with the CARICOM Secretariat, developed a two-year Technical Cooperation Project (TCP/SLC/3401) titled “Reduction of Postharvest Losses along the Food Chain in the CARICOM Sub-region” The project aims to contribute to the food security in the CARICOM

National Irish Potato and Drought Mitigation Programmes 2014-2015


Based on a statement made by the Acting Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Derrick Kellier, during the media launch of the National Irish Potato and Drought Mitigation Programmes 2014-2015, (which took place at the Ministry on Tuesday, September 20,

Farmers Graduation Ceremony on Training for Beet Army Worm Pest


The destructive Beet Army Worm pest outbreak took place periodically from 2009 – 2011 in the Flagaman, Pispah and surrounding districts of St. South Elizabeth affecting both onion and escallion farmers. Despite numerous attempts to control the outbreak, there was