Despite challenges, rice farmers remain resilient — Ramsammy

The paddy bug and red rice problems are not the only obstacles rice farmers are facing; farmers in...

GRDB’s Central Laboratory re-certified to test paddy and rice

The Guyana Rice Development Board's (GRDB) Central Laboratory was on Tuesday re-certified under the Laboratory Certification Programme of...

Farmers not paying their dues; over $1B owed to MMA/ADA

To date, more than $1B is owed to the Mahaica-Mahaicony-Abary/Agriculture Development Authority (MMA/ADA) by farmers in back charges....

Livestock, fisheries subsectors took hits in first half of 2019 – Report

Guyana’s livestock and fisheries subsectors both incurred contraction within the first half of 2019, the Ministry of Finance’s...

$5B loss in revenue anticipated due to paddy bug dilemma — Former Agri. Minister

Paddy bugs have led to the loss of almost 20% of the rice crop in Region Six so...

NAREI, IICA fighting fruit fly to allow easy trade of fresh produce

The National Agricultural Research and Extension Institute (NAREI) is working in collaboration with the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation...

Livestock Authority gets support to boost sustainable animal production

Over the next four weeks, 12 technical members of staff from to the Guyana Livestock Development Authority (GLDA) will be benefiting...

Gov’t to commission $60M water testing lab

A $60M state-of-the-art Water Quality Laboratory will soon be commissioned by the Ministry of Agriculture’s Hydromet Department as the entity...

GAWU engages Forestry Commission Taskforce

The Guyana Agricultural and General Workers Union (GAWU) yesterday (April 29) engaged members of the taskforce set up by the...

Govt. allocates $98.5M for restoration of natural sea defences

In Guyana, mangroves provide protection for over 90 percent of Guyana's population who live within naturally low-lying flood prone areas...

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