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    Find out about Jamaica’s Food Security in light of the coronavirus (COVID-19)

    Feature | April 1, 2020
    Typically major disruptions to Jamaica’s manufacture and agriculture sector are caused by natural disasters such as hurricanes or flooding, but in recent weeks the sectors have faced a challenge from an unprecedented factor - the coronavirus (COVID-19). The recent arrival of the coronavirus (COVID 19) in the island has caused widespread panic among members of the public, with many flocking supermarkets to ensure they stock up on supplies. Press play to find out what the government is doing to secure our food supply.
    Presenter: Andrae Palmer
    Producer: Andrae Palmer
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    Feature | December 6, 2021
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    Feature | December 6, 2021
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    Presenter: Anjuii James-Sawyers
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    Feature | December 6, 2021
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    Presenter: Vanessa Silvera
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    Feature | December 2, 2021
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    Feature | December 2, 2021
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