Farmers, households affected by April/June floods to get cash grants – President

Farmers and households that suffered losses during April/June floods will be getting cash grants, President Dr. Irfaan Ali said today during his address to...

Newly accredited British High Commissioner pays courtesy call to Agri. Minister

Newly accredited, British High Commissioner to Guyana, Her Excellency Jane Miller (OBE), yesterday paid a courtesy call on the Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar...

Six companies benefit as govt. injects another $115M into Agri sector

As government continues to inject sums necessary for the restoration of the agriculture sector, six contracts were signed yesterday for the delivery of goods...

Agri.,Tourism Ministers sign MoU to further develop agritourism policy

Agriculture Minister, Zulfikar Mustapha and Minister of Tourism, Industry, and Commerce, Onedige Walrond took a significant step towards harnessing Guyana’s agritourism potential with the...

$40M to assist with land clearing for agricultural development – Minister

Agriculture Minister, Zulfikar Mustapha has disclosed that $40M has been allocated to carry out land clearing for agricultural development across the country. He made...

Initiative launched to boost capacity, marketability of Guyana’s agro-processors

It is well known that Guyana’s agriculture sector makes an almost 20 percent contribution annually to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP). Be that as...

Agri. Ministry signs close to $500M in contracts; Minister warns against sloppy works, delays

The Ministry of Agriculture inked close to $500M in contracts on Friday last to advance the works of the sector. The contracts were signed...

Dismantling barriers to trade in agricultural commodities will enhance regional food security – President

Guyana's President, Dr. Irfaan Ali is advocating for the dismantling of barriers to trade in agricultural commodities. He said this key to enhancing food...

Agri. Minister talks up community development, kitchen gardens in East Ruimveldt

Agriculture Minister, Zulfikar Mustapha on Thursday last met with residents of East Ruimveldt to discuss the government’s proposed community development initiatives as well as...

Pomeroon Trading Inc. looking to score big with Guyana’s coconut products

With Guyana once again taking up its place in CARICOM as the lead on agriculture, the government has been aggressively promoting and supporting investment...

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