Tag Archives: Leroy Jackson


The World Food Day Planning Committee is engaged in a number of activities leading up to World Food Day, which will be observed next week Tuesday October 16th, under the theme: Our Actions Are Our Future: A Zero Hunger World is Possible by 2030. And, the Chairman of the World Food Day Planning Committee, Leroy… Continue Reading →

Agricultural Exhibition for World Food Day

As part of activities to celebrate World Food Day 2016, there will be a National Agricultural Exhibition held on Friday October 14th at the Heritage Square in Kingstown. World Food Day will be observed on Sunday, October 16th. This year’s global message for World Food Day 2016 by the United Nations Food and Agricultural Organization… Continue Reading →

Sustainable Agriculture Equals More Jobs in the Ministry

Saboto Caesar, Minister of Agriculture, said his Ministry is currently in the process of working along with Conservationist groups to create jobs for young Vincentians. This program falls under the twenty-point 100-day Agricultural plan, which has been very successful thus far. Minister Caesar said his Ministry is currently working closely with the SVG Preservation Fund… Continue Reading →

Agriculture Irrigation Project

The Ministry of Agriculture, through the Banana Accompanying Measures (BAM) programme, has initiated a major Irrigation Project at Langley Park. Leroy Jackson, Agriculture Instructor in the Ministry of Agriculture, said the Langley Park Irrigation Project comes in response to concerns about the impact of the dry season on the local agricultural sector. Mr. Jackson said… Continue Reading →