Radio Programme

Bamboo And Castor Oil Industries

Calling Farmers | August 24, 2018
The bamboo and castor oil industries are to be included in the Agriculture Push-Start (APS) programme, with the aim of capitalising on the value chain of these crops.
Presenter: Anjuii James-Sawyers
Producer: Anjuii James-Sawyers
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Calling Farmers | November 15, 2019
Drip irrigation has changed the way Jamaican farmers water their crops. And farmers in Cascade, St Ann are among the latest to receive drip irrigation and water harvesting equipment courtesy of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). We share how the equipment has impacted the residents on today’s edition of calling farmers.
Presenter: Andrae Palmer
Producer: Andrae Palmer
Calling Farmers | November 14, 2019
Farmers in Cascade St Ann benefit from pilot irrigation project courtesy of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). We tell you more on today’s edition of calling farmers.
Presenter: Andrae Palmer
Producer: Andrae Palmer
Calling Farmers | November 12, 2019
In 2018, Jamaica imported over 900 million US dollars’ worth of food, which is very high for a country rich in agricultural resources. The Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries is therefore urging Jamaicans to eat more local produce as part of ongoing efforts to reduce the country’s food import bill. Press play to hear more on today’s edition of calling farmers.
Presenter: Andrae Palmer
Producer: Andrae Palmer
Calling Farmers | November 12, 2019
Brown’s Town St Ann is set to come alive for the 20th staging of the Minard Livestock show and Beef Festival. The event has lots of activities for the entire family and beef lovers. We tell you all about it on today’s edition of Calling Farmers.
Presenter: Andrae Palmer
Producer: Andrae Palmer
Calling Farmers | November 8, 2019
The Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries is encouraging more farmers to support the agro economic zone projects as a profitable means of selling their produce. We tell you more on today’s edition of calling farmers.
Presenter: Andrae Palmer
Producer: Andrae Palmer
Calling Farmers | November 8, 2019
Farmers! The ministry of agriculture and fisheries wants you to plant more hemp and ganja. This to get more local producers to enter the growing medical cannabis industry. We tell you more on today’s edition of Calling Farmers.
Presenter: Andrae Palmer
Producer: Andrae Palmer