Local Farmers are being urged to plant more trees, to support the ongoing thrust by the Ministry of Agriculture to achieve food security. The appeal came from Minister of Agriculture Saboto Ceasar, during his remarks at the official launch of project which is intended to assist Farmers whose fields were affected by the floods of… Continue Reading →
The Richmond Vale Academy says it is making progress in its tree-planting programme as Vincentians continue to respond favorably to the now-popular Moringa Tree. The tree-planting campaign forms part of the Climate Compliance Conference – a 10-year project to encourage Vincentians to adapt to the challenges of Global Warming and Climate Change. Principal of the… Continue Reading →
St. Vincent and the Grenadines is said to be leading Caribbean Countries in an effort to plant 100 Million Trees by 2017. More than eighty Schools and Community Groups in St. Vincent have registered for the first Environment Online Treelympics, in which more than 100 other countries are participating.
The General Employees Co orperative Credit Union (GECCU) in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture is contributing to this country’s forest population. In observing Earth Day 2014 today, GECCU planted a yellow a Poui tree on the compounds of the National Library, which was donated by the Ministry of Agriculture. Speaking to NBC News, GECCU’s… Continue Reading →