In April of 2018, the Department of Agriculture and Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine entered into an agreement to introduce a Goat Breeding Programme with an objective to improve the Federation’s local goat flock.
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The Coronavirus pandemic has threatened many aspects of human life, and food security is no exception. Through sustainable agriculture, farmers can provide a constant supply of healthy nutritious food, be it meat or fruits and vegetables…
Officials from the Department of Agriculture will be featured on the popular government radio and television programme “Working for You” on Wednesday, February 24, 2021.
The Department of Agriculture donated cabbages from a new initiative to Her Majesty’s Prison and the St. Kitts-Nevis Defence Force in a small ceremony at the camp on Thursday.
Mr. Mc Levon “Mackie” Tross, one of the island’s leading farmers in the use of greenhouse technology on Nevis, has underscored the need for farmers on the island to be treated with greater respect.
Deputy Premier Hon. Alexis Jeffers, Minister of Agriculture, Cooperatives and Fisheries in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) is calling on stakeholders in the agriculture sector to keep the momentum sparked by the impact of the COVID-19…
The Department of Agriculture on Nevis will be resuming its Fresh Vegetable Market on January 15, 2021, at the Marketing Unit in Charlestown.
Efforts being made by the Department of Agriculture and Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine continue with aims to strengthen, improve and increase livestock and meat production in St. Kitts.
The Ministry of Agriculture held its third quarter Policy and Planning Review meeting at the Department of Agriculture Conference Room on Thursday October 30 2020.
Department Of Agriculture To Transform Livestock Programme With Re-launch Of The Bayford’s Livestock…
Plans are in place for 2021 to continue the work of the Department of Agriculture to transform its livestock programme by implementing new systems and programmes with the re-launch of the Bayford’s Livestock Centre of Excellence.
National Disaster Coordinator, Abdias Samuel, educated the Island Constables on how their roles have evolved as a result of the changes to be put in place in preparation for the opening of the borders. He spoke to them during a session he…
The boost in the Agricultural Sector along with the 2020 World Food Day theme and activities will be the topics of discussion on the Wednesday October 14 edition of Working for You on ZIZ radio.
Farmers and Backyard gardeners received just over 600 seeds and seedlings from the Department of Agriculture in collaboration with the Taiwan ICDF Technical Mission during a distribution ceremony on Monday in an effort to ensure local food…
The Department of Agriculture in Nevis will host a week of activities, from October 12 to 17 to celebrate World Food Day, October 16, 2020, under the theme “Grow, Nourish, Sustain. Together.”
The push to ensure food security in the federation by the Department of Agriculture is already seeing positive results with farmers reaping a massive harvest of local vegetables.