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Government Encouraging Farmers to Restart Frosty Pod Rot Management

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
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