|Cautious optimism about increased EU aid
SUGAR INDUSTRY stakeholders here are cautiously optimistic about the prospect of increased aid allocation for reforming the local sugar industry, opting instead to await official word from the European Union on the level increase.
NHT seeking to set up community agricultural project - Wants land for purchase/lease
LYSSONS, St. Thomas: THE NATIONAL Housing Trust (NHT), through its community outreach programme, is on the search for land as it attempts to improve the livelihoods of residents in eastern St. Thomas through the creation of a community agricultural...
Bird flu likely to be long term - FAO
THE CURRENT bird flu crisis is not only an immediate, short-term problem, it is likely to be a continuing emergency that will last several years, says Joseph Domenech, the Food and Agriculture Organisation's (FAO) chief veterinary officer....