Tag Archives: Minister of Agriculture

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 →

SABOTO FISH

Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Saboto Ceasar, said efforts are being made to better organize fish vendors in Kingstown, with a view to attaining greater benefits from the fishing sector. He made the point during last week’s launch of activities to mark the 43rd anniversary of Fisherman’s Day celebrations, under the theme; “From Our… Continue Reading →

Marijuana Consultations

Minister of Agriculture, Saboto Ceasar, said the government is officially moving ahead with plans for the establishment of a Medicinal Marijuana Industry in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Minister Caesar made the announcement in a statement to the media on Tuesday about the Government’s plans for this new emerging industry. He said a national committee… Continue Reading →