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Catastrophe Fund

Calling Farmers | November 25, 2013
The six year old Fund was established to provide assistance to commercial banana and plantain farmers in the aftermath of natural disasters.
Presenter: Camelia Guthrie
Producer: Camelia Guthrie
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Calling Farmers | March 18, 2019
On today’s edition of calling farmers, we wrap up our series on how to maintain healthy soil on your farm. Let’s look at some tips to keep in mind when preparing the land after a harvest.
Presenter: Andrae Palmer
Producer: Andrae Palmer
Calling Farmers | March 14, 2019
On today’s edition of Calling Farmers, we continue our look at how to maintain healthy soil on your farm. We will look at different methods you can use to prepare your land for planting such as conventional tillage, reduced tillage and zero tillage.
Presenter: Andrae Palmer
Producer: Andrae Palmer
Calling Farmers | March 14, 2019
After implementing organic matter or various chemicals to boost soil health, it’s then time to prepare the land for planting.
Presenter: Andrae Palmer
Producer: Andrae Palmer
Calling Farmers | March 14, 2019
On today’s edition of Calling Farmers, we continue our look at how to maintain healthy soil.
Presenter: Andrae Palmer
Producer: Andrae Palmer
Calling Farmers | March 14, 2019
Last time, we looked at why it’s important to maintain healthy soil on your farm. This will ensure you get the maximum yield from your crops. We also looked at determining your soil status by doing a soil analysis. Once the soil analysis is complete, a recommendation is given to the farmer regarding the amount of organic matter to add to the soil.
Presenter: Andrae Palmer
Producer: Andrae Palmer
Calling Farmers | March 13, 2019
Soil health is one of most important aspects of good farming practices, as the health of the soil dictates the productivity of your crops. The first step to maintaining healthy soil is to find out the status of your soil.
Presenter: Andrae Palmer
Producer: Andrae Palmer