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Enough Food For Christmas

Calling Farmers | January 3, 2017
President of the Jamaica Agricultural Society Norman Grant, is upbeat that the sector will be able to meet the demand for chicken, pork and eggs for the Christmas season.
Presenter: Andrae Palmer
Producer: Andrae Palmer
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Calling Farmers | October 18, 2019
The Cocoa industry is on the rise and the government is on a mission to rebuild the sector so it’s more profitable for farmers to plant cocoa. Stick around to find out more on today’s edition of Calling Farmers.
Presenter: Andrae Palmer
Producer: Andrae Palmer
Calling Farmers | October 17, 2019
The agriculture ministry is to carry out intervention work on all cocoa farms across the island. This as it seeks to restart the frosty pod rot disease management project. Stick around to find out more on today’s edition of calling farmers.
Presenter: Andrae Palmer
Producer: Andrae Palmer
Calling Farmers | October 16, 2019
The Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries is urging Cocoa farmers to restart activities under the frosty pod rot management project. Results from a recent review indicate that the project has helped to increase yields. We tell you all about it on today’s edition of calling farmers.  
Presenter: Andrae Palmer
Producer: Andrae Palmer
Calling Farmers | October 15, 2019
The Jamaica Banana Board is encouraging farmers to be more vigilant in protecting their crops against disease infestation. On today’s edition of Calling Farmers we share some tips on how farmers can keep their farms disease free.
Presenter: Andrae Palmer
Producer: Andrae Palmer
Calling Farmers | October 14, 2019
National Taskforce appointed to monitor the rising threat of the tropical race 4 disease on the banana and plantain industry. Stay tuned to find out more on today’s edition of Calling Farmers.
Presenter: Andrae Palmer
Producer: Andrae Palmer
Calling Farmers | October 11, 2019
Jamaica’s banana sector is performing well on the global market, with many Jamaicans including banana in their diet. But how critical is this industry to the agriculture and other sectors? Find out on today’s edition of calling farmers.
Presenter: Andrae Palmer
Producer: Andrae Palmer