Tag Archives: Forestry and Fisheries

PM HON. DR. RALPH GONSALVES IN JAPAN

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves is currently in Japan discussing a number of issues related to deepening the bilateral relationship between St. Vincent and the Grenadines and Japan. During the discussions, the Prime Minister expressed gratitude to the Japanese Government for the assistance provided over the years, particularly in the development of various Fisheries Centres… Continue Reading →

Forestry Focus to be celebrated during the month of September

The Forestry Services within the Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Transformation, Forestry and Fisheries is celebrating Forestry Focus 2017 during the month of September this year. The celebrations will be held under the theme “Valuing our Nation’s Forest” and slogan the “There is more to our forest than what meets the eye – See, Explore and… Continue Reading →

The Ministery of Agriculture continues to see signs of improvement in the agricultural sector.

Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Saboto Ceasar, said the agricultural sector continues to see signs of improvement in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. He made the point during his contribution to the debate on the 2016 Appropriation Bill, amounting to 912.9 Million dollars, which is being presented in Parliament. Minister Ceasar quoted statistics, which… Continue Reading →

Ministry Remains Resolute In It’s Efforts To Protect This Country

The Plant Protection and Quarantine Unit in the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, says it remains resolute in its efforts to protect this country from unwanted pests and diseases. This assurance came from Head of the Plant Protection and Quarantine Unit, Marcus Richards, during NBC’s Face to Face programme this week. Mr. Richards said… Continue Reading →

The Forestry Department in the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries says every effort is being made to clear the nation’s rivers and forested areas of debris…

The Forestry Department in the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries says every effort is being made to clear the nation’s rivers and forested areas of debris and other materials which were deposited during the flooding on Christmas Eve. The assurance came from Senior Forestry Supervisor, Cornelius Richards as he discussed the department’s ongoing efforts… Continue Reading →