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June 2019
 
  • Check out this week's Agro buzz feature as it provides an update on the much anticipated Essex Valley Agriculture D… https://t.co/TgYKIyemgH Posted: 5 days 1 hour ago
  • Hon. Audley Shaw (left) greets Mission Chief, International Monetary Fund (IMF), Uma Ramakrishnan, during a meeting… https://t.co/bRPARyJByc Posted: 1 week 2 days ago
  • Hon. Audley Shaw (left) along with officers of the Ministry, meet with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) team,… https://t.co/Bxxwi1gkoT Posted: 1 week 2 days ago

07 June 2019

Robust Food Safety Programme coming for Jamaica

Above Body

 07 Jun 2019    communications   
Senior Veterinary Specialist in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Dr. Suzan McLennon-Miguel, says a robust food safety programme is being developed for Jamaica. She explained that a part of the programme requires updating the present regulations and the establishment of agriculture surveillance programmes for crops and animal production. The inputs from these programmes will feed into the National Foodborne Surveillance programme which monitors the food being produced and traded to reduce food fraud, contamination and to ensure all foods from the farm are properly...


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Launch of the 67th Annual Denbigh Agricultural Industrial and Food Show

Above Body

 07 Jun 2019    communications   
Lenworth Fulton (left), Jamaica Agricultural Society (JAS), presents shopping bag to the Hon Audley Shaw, Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, at the launch of the 67th Annual Denbigh Agricultural, Industrial and Food Show, held at Hi-Pro Ace Supercentre in White Marl, St Catherine, on June 5. Looking on is Colonel Jaimie Ogilvie, Assistant Vice-President, Hi-Pro Division and Christopher Emmanuel, Chief Executive Officer, JAS.


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Hon. Audley Shaw at the launch of the 67th Annual Denbigh Agricultural, Industrial and Food Show

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 07 Jun 2019    communications   
Lenworth Fulton (left), President of the Jamaica Agricultural Society, greets the Hon Audley Shaw, Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, at the launch of the 67th Annual Denbigh Agricultural, Industrial and Food Show, held at Hi-Pro Ace Supercentre, White Marl, St. Catherine, on June 5. At right is Colonel Jaimie Ogilvie, Assistant Vice-President, Hi-Pro Division. Denbigh 67 will be held Sunday, August 4 to Tuesday, August 6 at the Denbigh Showground in Clarendon.


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The Ministry

Welcome to the official website of the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries.

The Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries (MICAF) has been charged with the responsibility of driving the integration of the production of primary agricultural produce along all the stages of the supply chain through to value added and facilitating full commercialization of outputs of the agriculture, manufacturing, and service sectors.

We have, therefore, placed much energy and enthusiasm into the development of this website to provide timely information on the Ministry, our agencies and programmes.

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  • Check out this week's Agro buzz feature as it provides an update on the much anticipated Essex Valley Agriculture D… https://t.co/TgYKIyemgH Posted: 5 days 1 hour ago
  • Hon. Audley Shaw (left) greets Mission Chief, International Monetary Fund (IMF), Uma Ramakrishnan, during a meeting… https://t.co/bRPARyJByc Posted: 1 week 2 days ago
  • Hon. Audley Shaw (left) along with officers of the Ministry, meet with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) team,… https://t.co/Bxxwi1gkoT Posted: 1 week 2 days ago

4 St. Lucia Avenue, Kingston 5, Jamaica
Telephone: (876) 968-7116 
Fax: (876) 960-7422 

Hope Gardens, Kingston 6, Jamaica
Telephone: (876) 927-1731-50 / (876) 619-1731
Fax: 876-927-1904
Email: psecoffice@micaf.gov.jm