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Ministry Of Agriculture Spearheading Another…

Basseterre, St. Kitts, June 27, 2022 (SKNIS): The overwhelming majority of pests entry into countries is as a result of passenger traffic, which, while not as prevalent today due to the COVID-19…

NIA expanding efforts to attain food security…

NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (June 02, 2022) -- In its quest to ensure a consistent supply of agricultural produce for consumers, the Department of Agriculture on Nevis presented 12 commercial farmers with a…

Nevis Ministry of Agriculture honours staff,…

NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (May 31, 2022) -- A number of past and present staff members, business places and persons involved in agriculture and fisheries were recognized by the Ministry of Agriculture at…

OECS Women in Agriculture On the Move!

Over the years, men have dominated the OECS’ participation in the Canada-Caribbean Seasonal Agriculture Workers Program. Since 2020, a few women from Dominica, St. Lucia and St. Vincent have come to…

Hon. Alexis Jeffers delivers address for…

NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (May 03, 2022) -- The following is an address by Deputy Premier Hon. Alexis Jeffers, Minister of Agriculture, Cooperatives and Fisheries in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA)…

Plant And Related Materials Importation…

The Department of Agriculture wishes to advise and remind the general public and businesses that you are required to obtain a Plant Import Permit from the Department of Agriculture before placing an…

Agriculture Open Day Postponed in Observance of…

The highly anticipated Agriculture Open Day which was scheduled to be held next week has been postponed until Thursday, May 5th and Friday, May 6th, 2022. This announcement was made by the Ministry of…

Marketing of Agriculture Commodities and the OECS

Article Courtesy Hon. Saboto Ceasar, Minister for Agriculture, Forestry, Fisheries, Rural Transformation, Industry and Labour Thursday, April 14, 2022 — The history of colonial commercial agriculture…

The role of the Americas in tackling the global…

Opinion Article Courtesy Dr. Manuel Otero, Director General of the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) Tuesday, April 5, 2022 — The world is in a state of unrest amidst a…

Nevis Agriculture Open Day returns bigger and…

NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (March 24, 2022) – The numerous vendor stalls lining the grounds of the Elquemedo T. Willett Park on Thursday, March 24, 2022, signaled the resurgence of the highly popular…

Nevis Agriculture official urging public to…

NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (March 23, 2022) -- Preparations for the Department of Agriculture’s 2022 Agriculture Open Day at the Elquemedo T. Willett Park on March 24-25 are nearing completion, and Mr.…