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Falling Oil Prices Means Rising Savings For The Farmers Of SVG

Minister of Agriculture, Saboto Ceasar, said the government continues to subsidize the price of fertilizer as part of efforts to boost agricultural production in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. He was speaking in Parliament this morning while contributing to the debate on the 2015 national budget. Minister Ceasar said every sack of fertilizer sold to… Continue Reading →

Jethro Greene On Dropping Food And Oil Prices And What It Means For Farmers

As global oil prices continue to slide to record lows, a top agricultural official is urging leaders in the agricultural industry to take a proactive approach to ensuring the sustainability of the regions’ agricultural industry. Chief Coordinator of the Caribbean Farmers Network (CaFAN), Jethro Greene, is urging farmers and policy makers not to be complacent… Continue Reading →