Certified "Sprayman", Pesticide Applicator

Food safety begins on the farm. The practice of safe and effective use of Pesticides should therefore be of paramount importance to all farmers to ensure that the quality and standards of produce are maintained for safe consumption.  RADA in collaboration with the International Development Bank (IDB) sought to implement the second staging of a comprehensive Pesticides Applicator Training Programme.  The five days (November 14 – 18, 2016) of intense...

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New Market Farmers St. Elizabeth participate in National Irish Potato Expansion Programme

Farmers of North West St. Elizabeth, were beneficiaries of irish potato planting seeds at a Stakeholders Meeting in New Market on November 18, 2016. The National Irish Potato Expansion Programme is part of the Government’s overall strategy to enhance Jamaica’s food and nutrition capacity with the aim of reducing imports, becoming self–sufficient and providing more income for our farmers. Minister without Portfolio, Ministry of Investment, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries...

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RADA Diaries


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Backyard Living - Being Pest-wise
Management of Beet Army Worm
Technique in Pumpkin Farming pt1 of 2
The Agricultural Business Information System
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