Chief Technical Director in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Courtney Cole (left), makes a point to Sales Representative of T. Geddes Grant, Devon Thompson about plant food, at the 23rd staging of the Kingston and St. Andrew Association of Branch Societies, Agrofest, held at MICAF’s playfield at Hope Gardens on May 25.
28 May 2019
Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries Minister, Hon. Audley Shaw, says the Government is committed to providing assistance to farmers in the parishes most affected by a reduction in rainfall. The parishes are St. Thomas, St. Mary, Portland, St. Elizabeth, Manchester, Clarendon and Kingston and St. Andrew. In remarks delivered on his behalf by Chief Technical Director in the Ministry, Courtney Cole, at the 23rd staging of Agrofest, the Minister assured that a data collection process is being undertaken by field officers at the Rural Agricultural Development Authority (RADA). This will...