Farmers' Month

April is celebrated as Farmers' Month. It is a time wherein stakeholders in the agricultural sector salute and place significant spotlight on farmers and their contribution to national development.This year the Rural Agricultural Development Authority in collaboration with the Jamaica Agricultural Society and Newport Fersan will host a series of activities in honour of our farmers.These include:Church ServiceThe first official activity will be a Church Service to be held on...

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RADA Welcomes Technical Team from Antigua & Barbuda

The Rural Agricultural Development Authority (RADA) in partnership with the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) hosted a cross-learning tour to facilitate a team of Agricultural Extension Officers and Farmers from Antigua & Barbuda during the period of February 5-8, 2019.During this knowledge sharing visit, the Caribbean neighbours gained insights into several farm operations through field tours. They recognized the close relationship between Agricultural Extension Officers and Farmers in Jamaica and the importance of technical advice given. The...

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RADA Diaries


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