MR JEFFREY FITZGERALD BAILEY better known as COCOA of Daphine and Ashburton died on Sunday November 20th at the age of 49. The funeral takes place on Wednesday December 7th at the Gomea Methodist Church. The body lies at the church from 1pm. The service begins at 2:00. Burial will be at the Belair Cemetery.
The Cocoa Producers Co-operative Society COPCO, is continuing to implement programs here aimed at boosting the Cocoa Industry. Local Agriculturalist and Member of The Cocoa Producers Co-operative Society (COPCO) Clive Bishop says this is one of the areas to be address by the Company this year. He tells NBC News that they will also encourage… Continue Reading →
Farmers in Agricultural Region 1; will be receiving assistance this week from the Ministry of Agriculture in the rehabilitation of their cocoa fields as they prepare to expand and increase their production. On Tuesday September 23rd, fifteen farmers will be involved in a demonstration in the pruning of cocoa for old fields as well as… Continue Reading →
Members of the recently launched Cocoa Producers Cooperative Society Limited met last week to discuss plans for the development of the cocoa industry in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Member of the group, Clive Bish-I Bishop says a Cocoa Festival is among some of the initiatives that will be undertaken by the Cooperative. He says… Continue Reading →
The Cocoa Producers Cooperative Society Limited (COPCO) held a successful meeting this week, as the move to revive this country’s cocoa industry has been taken one step further. The meeting, which was held on Tuesday at Frenches House, heard a report from the interim committee and elected a Board of Directors and a Supervisory Committee… Continue Reading →
The newly-formed Cocoa Producers Cooperative Society Limited (COPCO) will hold a General Meeting this afternoon, to discuss the future of the Vincentian cocoa industry. A release from the Society says today’s meeting will receive reports, elect Directors and outline the way forward for the Industry. The release says today’s meeting is strategically important because COPCO… Continue Reading →
The Cocoa Producers Cooperative Society Limited (COPCO) is preparing to hold its General Meeting tomorrow at Frenches House. According to a release from the Society, tomorrow’s meeting which commences at 4:00pm will receive reports, elect directors and outline the way forward for the Vincentian Cocoa Industry. The society says tomorrow’s meeting is strategically important because… Continue Reading →