Custom Text
28.3 C
Kingstown
Friday, September 30, 2022
- Advertisement -Custom Text

MOA STARTS TRAINING WORKSHOP IN FOOD SAFETY

Custom Text
Advertisements

Tuesday 9th August 2022, a training workshop in Food Safety conducted by The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Fisheries, Rural Transformation Industry and Labour (MAFFRTIL) in collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) and the lnter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) was held at the Dumbarton Agriculture Station. 

The workshop is the first in a series of training programmes which would be implemented over several weeks. Over seventy farmers and fisherfolk across the country, which would be divided into groups according to Agricultural Region, would benefit from these activities.

The objective of this training is to build capacity of producers to cultivate and supply high quality food to the local market.

Advertisements

The action falls under the Resilient School Feeding Program which is a

Sub-Project of Mexico-CARlCOM-FAO Initiative (Cooperation for Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience in the Caribbean).

The presentation on Food Safety in Fresh Fruits and Vegetables was done by Agricultural Officer of the Region 2- Extension & Advisory Services Division Mr. Donawa Jackson.

Share this article

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

LATEST POSTS

PRIME MINISTER CALLS FOR QUALITY GLOBAL LEADERSHIP

Prime Minister Dr Ralph Gonsalves has called on the United Nations to address the issues which severely threaten the development of small island developing states...

LA CROIX FOOD TERMINAL MARKET DASHEEN HITS MIAMI MARKET

The Government has advanced the viable operation of the La Croix, Langley Park, Lauders and Belmont (Leeward) buying depots as Food Terminal Markets for the...

Follow us

41,060FansLike
200FollowersFollow
71SubscribersSubscribe
- Advertisement -Custom Text

Most Popular

- Advertisement -Custom Text