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PESTICIDES SUSPENSION

Minister of Agriculture Saboto Caesar, has confirmed that a review is being carried out by the Pesticides Board of certain types of Pesticides here. Minister Caesar had announced last month that an immediate suspension had been placed on the importation of pesticides which contain the active ingredient gly-phosate, which is found in pesticides such as… Continue Reading →

New Coconut Programme

Efforts are being made to revive the once flourishing Coconut industry in St. Vincent and the Grenadines following global recognition of its many health benefits. The Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute (CARDI) is therefore spearheading a National Coconut Replanting programme in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture. Chairperson of the National Stakeholders Platform in… Continue Reading →

The Ministry of Agriculture is collaborating with the Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute to provide technical assistance to other countries in the region.

The Ministry of Agriculture is collaborating with the Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute¬†CARDI, to provide technical assistance to other countries in the region. CARDI Representative in St. Vincent and the Grenadines Dr. Gregory Robin says the construction of the Tissue Culture Laboratory here,¬† under the CARDI/CFC project, is beginning to bear fruit. The Laboratory… Continue Reading →