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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 →

Ministry of Agriculture in collaboration CARDI with IICA are Looking at Ways to Improve the Value of Sweet Potato

The Ministry of Agriculture in collaboration CARDI with IICA are continuing¬† to look at ways to improve the value of sweet potato grown here. According to a release from the Ministry of Agriculture a series of taste tests will be held here from today at various locations to determine the acceptability of new varieties of… Continue Reading →