Government relaunches FACE of Food initiative.
Have you ever considered making your own soaps? It’s an area of agro processing that has a lot of potential, based on the wide variety of natural materials readily available on the island. On today’s edition of Calling farmers, agro processers Richard Keatings and business partner Suzzette Shaw Reid explains how they make soaps using ingredients found on the island.
Agriculture Minister Floyd Green calls on international financing organizations to invest in climate smart technologies in smaller countries.
Starting a maintaining a thriving poultry operation is hard work. But if you’re determined to try this path, then pay attention as St Catherine farmer Cleo Jones shares some tips to help you get started. Today he talks about keeping your chickens healthy.
There are many persons who operate smally farms across the island. But what sort of impact are they having on the community? On today’s edition of Calling Farmers Poultry farmer Cleo Jones shares the impact of his farm on his community in St Catherine. Good morning I’m Andrae Palmer
Jamaica Organic Agriculture Movement receives 35 million supports from the Ministry of Agriculture to boost soil and fertility on the island.
Most farmers traditionally sell their produce to supermarkets, hotels and exporters, but upcoming poultry farmer Cleo Jones is encouraging his peers to utilize social media to expand their client base.
Today we hear the story of St Catherine farmer Cleo Jones and his journey into the agriculture sector.
On today’s edition of Calling Farmers we learn about the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), a global organization that supports agricultural development.
Today we tell you about the agriculture value chain and its impact.
Farmers in St Elizabeth receive resources from private sector companies and RADA.
If you plan on starting a manufacturing business whether large or small, you should know that before being allowed to operate, you have to be visited and passed by several inspection bodies. Their goal is to ensure that your business is abiding by specific safety standards. One such inspection body is the National Compliance and Regulatory Authority (NCRA). Today, Inspector...
As a farmer, what do you do after a storm has passed? Today we share tips to help you recover after the passage of a hurricane
Hurricanes can have a devasting impact on crops and livestock. Today, we’ll share tips to help you protect life and property in the event of a natural disaster.