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Courtesy Call with cattle farmer of Colley Mountain Manchester and recipient of the Prime Minister's Award for Agriculture Okeito Thompson


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May 2020
 
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  • Ministers Shaw (l) and Green (r), greet cattle farmer of Colley Mountain, Manchester, and recipient PM's Award for Agriculture,Okeito Thompson.
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  • Cattle farmer of Colley Mountain, Manchester and recipient of the Prime Minister's Award for Agriculture, Okeito Thompson (r), highlights some of the challenges faced by small/young farmers, during a courtesy call at the Ministry’s New Kingston offices.

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 22 May 2020    communications   

Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Audley Shaw (left), and State Minister in the Ministry, Hon. Floyd Green (right), greet cattle farmer of Colley Mountain, Manchester, and recipient of the Prime Minister's Award for Agriculture, Okeito Thompson, during a courtesy call at the Ministry’s New Kingston offices on Thursday, May 21, 2020. Among the matters discussed at the meeting was access to farm lands. Ministers Shaw and Green explored the possibility of accessing mined lands that could be used for cattle rearing and other farming activities.

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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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  • Minister of State in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Floyd Green (left), purcha… https://t.co/yG9RD1E9cQ Posted: 18 hours 28 min ago
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  • Jamaica National Agency For Accreditation Commemorates World Accreditation Day June 9, 2020. https://t.co/0OdMm1O9ox Posted: 18 hours 52 min ago

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