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    New Forecasting System Being Developed To Control BAW

    Calling Farmers | May 24, 2017
    New Forecasting System being developed to control beet armyworm.
    Presenter: Anjuii James-Sawyers
    Producer: Anjuii James-Sawyers
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    Calling Farmers | December 11, 2019
    Farmers, if the road in your community needs to be repaired, the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries is encouraging you to write to them about it. This will help ensure your road is included in the list of farm roads to be repaired. Listen to this edition of Calling Farmers to find out more about this move.
    Presenter: Andrae Palmer
    Producer: Andrae Palmer
    Calling Farmers | December 10, 2019
    Steps are being taking to make it easier for Cannabis Farmers to transact business with other medical cannabis companies in the United Sates. This is good news for the industry as a framework is being created for cannabis stakeholders to legally move money internationally. Listen to this edition of calling farmers to learn more about this drive.
    Presenter: Andrae Palmer
    Producer: Andrae Palmer
    Calling Farmers | December 9, 2019
    The Cannabis Licensing Authority (CLA) has issued its 50th licence to Montego Bay-based Outlier Biopharma Limited to operate a retail herbal house without a facility for consumption in the second city. This presents a huge opportunity for farmers in western Jamaica and we tell you all about it on today’s edition of calling farmers.
    Presenter: Andrae Palmer
    Producer: Andrae Palmer
    Calling Farmers | December 6, 2019
    To solve the problem of food wastage in the agricultural sector, the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries is establishing agro economic zones across the island. These facilities will take produce directly from farmers to reduce wastage in the process. Listen to this edition of Calling Farmers to learn more.
    Presenter: Andrae Palmer
    Producer: Andrae Palmer
    Calling Farmers | December 5, 2019
    Losing your job is a difficult situation to deal with, but being presented with an alternative, legitimate source of income can make the transition more bearable. This was the case for former workers at the Moneymusk Sugar Factory in Clarendon who, after the factory was closed, turned to farming. Listen to Calling to Farmers to learn about how the Kingdom of Morocco and the SCJ is helping farmers to get back on their feet.
    Presenter: Andrae Palmer
    Producer: Andrae Palmer
    Calling Farmers | December 4, 2019
    The Cannabis Licensing Authority (CLA) is exploring the establishment of a transitional permit to make it easier for small farmers to enter the medicinal cannabis industry. Director of Enforcement and Monitoring at the CLA, Faith Graham says the initiatives will provide small farmers a cost effective way to enter the sector while they work towards gaining their cultivator license from the authority. Listen to this edition of Calling Farmers to learn more.
    Presenter: Andrae Palmer
    Producer: Andrae Palmer