New 'lease on life' for bananas under RADA

Banana is on its way back, and the Ministry of Agriculture through RADA is encouraging young farmers among others, to once again grow the commodity. The market has once again opened up in the UK and there is a growing…

Cattle in Jamaica – The way forward

Cattle production in Jamaica is on its way back, and RADA is encouraging farmers and other business persons who have access to land to get into the business. While there are other areas of agriculture that appear equally as promising,…

The National Irish Potato Expansion Programme

It is the objective of all major countries in the world to have the ability to feed their population, and the objective of Agriculture Minister The Hon. Derrick Kellier to have Jamaica self sufficient in food production is not only…

RADA to Build Capacity in 2015

The strategic direction of the Rural Agricultural Development Authority (RADA) for 2015 will be capacity building of its staff and realigning the agency to become more technical in its operations; improve crop and livestock production; and encourage new entrants to…
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