Tag Archives: Coconut

CARDI Coconut Production Workshop Update

Some twenty-thousand US dollars has been allocated to this country for the development of the Coconut Industry. This is part of a project coordinated by the Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute CARDI and the European Union. Representatives from CARDI were here last week to network with stakeholders in the Coconut Industry. They conducted a… Continue Reading →

The Ministry of Agriculture Has Donated Three-Thousand Coconut Seeds To St. Kitts And Nevis Free Of Cost

The request made by St Kitts’ Minister of Agriculture Nigel Carty, comes after majority of the island’s coconut palms were damaged, mainly by three diseases; the Red Palm Mite, Bud Rot and Lethal Yellowing, some six-seven years ago. The move signals a strengthened regional tie through agricultural cooperation as it comes on the heels of… Continue Reading →