Tag Archives: Minister of Agriculture

SABOTO RAINFOREST

Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, Saboto Ceasar, said St. Vincent and the Grenadines is continuing to attract investments in the fisheries sector. He comments come as activities continue to mark Fisherman’s Month 2019, which culminates on Whit Monday June 10th. The theme for this year’s celebration is Climate Change affects the Ocean, Fish responsibly to… Continue Reading →

CAESAR AND AMNESTY

Minister of Agriculture, Saboto Caesar has appealed to traditional Marijuana Farmers hereto seize the opportunity for an Amnesty, being provided by the Government, as the move to establish a Medical Marijuana Industry continues here. He made the point, as he contributed to debate in Parliament this week, on the Cannabis Cultivation Amnesty Bill 2018. Minister… Continue Reading →

BANANA INDUSTRY BOOST

The Ministry of Agriculture is receiving Financial and Technical Support from the Republic of China on Taiwan in its quest to rehabilitate the Banana Industry. On Tuesday, an official ceremony was held in Orange Hill, to launch of Phase One of the Banana Revitalization Project through improvement of Black Sigatoka Management. The project costing 1.3… Continue Reading →

CAESAR ON FISHERMAN’S DAY

Fisherfolk who participated in this year’s Fisherman’s Day Competition caught twice as much fish as last year. Word of this came from Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Saboto Caesar, as he delivered remarks at the Closing Ceremony for this year’s Fisherman’s Month of Activities, held at the Fisheries Conference Room last Friday. Minister Caesar… Continue Reading →

MEDICINAL MARIJUANA UPDATE

Minister of Agriculture, Saboto Cesar said work is continuing for the establishment of a modern medicinal cannabis industry in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Responding to a question in Parliament this afternoon, Minister Caesar said some time ago the Government stated its intention to create the enabling environment for the establishment of a modern medicinal… Continue Reading →

SOUTH CENTRAL DISASTER SATELLITE PHONES

Heavy emphasis is being placed on communication, as work continues on the development of a Disaster Management Plan for the Constituency of South Central Windward. Parliamentary Representative for the Constituency, Minister of Agriculture, Saboto Caesar said a Radio Station called “Common Sense Radio” will be launched in the constituency, to facilitate communication during a Natural… Continue Reading →

SOUTH CENTRAL DISASTER PLAN

A Disaster Plan is currently being implemented in the South Central Windward Constituency, in preparation for the 2018 Atlantic Hurricane Season, which opens on June 1st. Parliamentary Representative for the Constituency, Minister of Agriculture, Saboto Caesar hosted a News Conference today to launch the program. Minister Caesar said residents of the community will be working… Continue Reading →