Minister of Agriculture Saboto Caesar has highlighted the need for a greater level of collaboration among countries in the OECS sub-region, in the development of the Medicinal Cannabis Industry.
He made the point during a News Conference held on Friday, to mark the culmination of a three-day visit to the state by a delegation from St. Lucia.
The delegation arrived here last Wednesday to discuss issues relating to the Cannabis Industry.
Minister Caesar said OECS member states can work together to develop the Industry.
Minister Caesar said an ideal opportunity is being presented for the development of the Cannabis Industry in the OECS region.
Meanwhile, the Deputy Chairperson of the St. Lucia Cannabis Taskforce Dylan Norbert Inglis, has highlighted the critical role of traditional producers in the development of the Medicinal Cannabis Industry
Delivering remarks at last Friday’s Briefing, Mr. Inglis noted that the Traditional Farmers have been making an important contribution to the process.