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Ministry of Agriculture – Public Food Safety

The Ministry of Agriculture is continuing to develop programs to assist farmers in developing good agricultural practices. That’s according to Chief Agricultural Officer, Ashley Caine, who was making a presentation during a Panel Discussion yesterday on Food Safety But Mr. Caine said there have been some challenges. Meanwhile … Chief Environmental Officer Neri James highlighted… Continue Reading →

Public Health Department – Food Handlers Certification Programme

With the 2015 Carnival season approaching, the Public Health Department says it will soon commence its Food Handlers Certification programme. That’s according to Senior Environmental Health Officer, Carlos Wilson, during the Face to Face programme aired on NBC Radio yesterday. The programme coincided with the global observance of World Health Day, April 7th, under the… Continue Reading →

Clayton Burgin Highlights The Dangers Of Consuming Food That Is Not Properly Prepared

Minister of Health Clayton Burgin has highlighted the dangers of consuming food that is not properly prepared. Delivering a radio address to mark World Health Day, Minister Burgin noted that food safety is a critical issue, which must be properly addressed. The Ministry will host a Media Conference at one this afternoon, at its Conference… Continue Reading →