As we continue to promote the safe use of pesticides, I welcome another observance of Pesticides Awareness Week and thank the team at the Pesticides Control Authority for their continued advocacy and focus on public education.
The Pesticides Control Authority (PCA), Ministry of Health, observes Pesticides Awareness Week each year to promote pesticide safety among users.
The Pest Management Association of Jamaica (PMAJ), is a non-profit organisation established to support the pest management industry's commitment to the protection of public health, food and property.
The Caribbean Poison Information Network, located in the School of Pharmacy, University of Technology, has been in existence for the past nine years.
Pesticides are dangerous and require great care in selection, transportation application, storage and disposal.
WESTERN BUREAU: POWER COUPLE Mark and Paula Kerr-Jarrett have unveiled plans to transform the face of the tourism capital Montego Bay into a housing Mecca, information technology centre and an international university town.
TEN STUDENTS from East Kingston communities will benefit from J$2.5 million in scholarships, as part of the Jamaica Private Power Company's (JPPC) Grade Six Achievement Test (GSAT) Scholastic Programme, for the next five years.
THE NATIONAL Works Agency (NWA) wants the St James Parish Council to remove a number of vendors from the area above Montego Bay's south gully, which the agency says is hampering its ability to effectively clean the area.