Radio Programme

Pig industry growing steadily

Calling Farmers | September 29, 2015
The pork industry is significant for Jamaica because it provides direct employment for more than 5,600 farmers and related employment of approximately 18,000 or roughly 1.6 percent of the total workforce.
Presenter: Anjuii James Sawyers
Producer: Anjuii James Sawyers
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