NAREI

NAREI is promoting greater efficiency in the crops and agricultural product industry; providing enhanced services in Agricultural Research and Extension and Crop Protection; and allowing effective administration and regulation of trade, commerce and export of crops and agricultural products. [read more…]

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NAREI’s open day attracts dozens

The National Agricultural Research and Extension Institute (NAREI) held its annual Open Day yesterday (Thursday October 19th) and it attracted dozens of persons, including children from schools across Georgetown, the East andRead More...
By : Keeran Danny | Oct 20, 2017
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Soon available in supermarkets

President David Granger (right) and Minister Holder (second left), with the help of Dr. Homenauth, doing the honours of unveiling the commemmorative plaque at the official dedication of the turmeric factory onRead More...
By : Keeran Danny | Oct 12, 2017
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NAREI commissions $18M turmeric factory at Hosororo

Oct 10, 2017  News 0 Comments A section of the turmeric factory As early as next month, locally processed turmeric will be available in supermarkets across the country, as the National Agricultural Research andRead More...
By : Keeran Danny | Oct 10, 2017
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Women in Agriculture

TRACY PERSAUD is making a difference in the Agricultural Sector IN a world where there is limited involvement of women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), the National Agricultural Research andRead More...
By : Keeran Danny | Oct 9, 2017
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President Granger observes Tree Day and commissions Tumeric Factory in Region One

Oct 08, 2017  Government, Ministry of the Presidency, News, Press Releases Hosororo, Guyana – (October 8, 2017) President David Granger, today, emphasised the importance of agriculture to the development of Barima-Waini (Region One) even as he visitedRead More...
By : Keeran Danny | Oct 9, 2017
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Region One Turmeric factory commissioned – as National Tree Day observed

DPI, Guyana, Sunday, October 8, 2017 The Ministry of Agriculture, with much pomp and ceremony, pulled off two auspicious observances in keeping with Agriculture month activities over the weekend. These were theRead More...
By : Keeran Danny | Oct 9, 2017
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Answering the call to grow food

-how agriculture is attracting more young Guyanese By Ravena Gildharie TRADITION has it that agriculture is laborious work and appears less attractive to young people. However, with modern technology and techniques, aRead More...
By : Keeran Danny | Oct 9, 2017
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Agriculture sector will remain strong despite impending oil boom – NAREI’s CEO

Before the discovery of crude oil in Nigeria, Agriculture was the country’s major source of revenue. But with the oil boom, the successive governments abandoned and neglected the agricultural sector completely. However,Read More...
By : Keeran Danny | Oct 7, 2017
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Dedicating her life to agriculture to help farmers in Pakuri

IF a Scottish woman can visit Pakuri only once and decide to make it her permanent home, then imagine how privileged 35-year-old Alicia Hendricks feels to have been raised in the “culturalRead More...
By : Keeran Danny | Oct 7, 2017

From hustler to scholar

“THE race is not for the swift but for those who endure to the end” may be a fitting proverb to summarise the life of Linden-born youth, Aaron Leitch, who overcame severalRead More...
By : Keeran Danny | Oct 7, 2017