[14 May 2013 | No Comment | ]
Mrs. Grant Retire’s after over  34 years as a Civil Servant.

St.  John’s Antigua, May 9th, 2013. In a commemoration of her hard work, dedication and thirty four (34) years of service Mrs. Jean –Marie Grant the Senior Assistant Secretary received a send off fitting for a gem with gifts and well wishes at the farewell function, held at the Ministry of Agriculture Headquarters on Thursday.
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[14 May 2013 | No Comment | ]

On May 1st the official induction of the persons serving on the PSUP National Steering Committee was held at Ministry of Agriculture, Lands, Housing and the Environment.   The Honourable Minister Hilston Baptiste after a brief introduction and synopsis on the UN Habitat’s involvement in slum upgrades worldwide and his expectations of the NSC, each member [...]

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[22 Apr 2013 | No Comment | ]

The Zero Hunger Initiative shifts into phase two next week, with team members going into selected schools participating in the National School Meals Programme to ascertain specific information. The team will gauge the students’ like and dislikes as far as menu selection is concerned, and they will also inspect the eating environments and record the [...]

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[22 Apr 2013 | No Comment | ]

 
Six individuals were trained as facilitators for the Backyard and Home Gardening Project, which forms part of Zero Hunger Challenge.
The facilitators participated in a Five(5)-day training workshop at the Multipurpose Centre, last week, during which time they were instructed in both theory and practice of various technologies to be used in backyard and home gardening.
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[23 Mar 2013 | No Comment | ]

 Minister of Agriculture, Lands, Housing & Environment Honorable Hilson Baptiste is attending a ministerial meeting in San Juan Puerto Rico under the theme Caribbean Challenge Initiative (CCI).
Senior officials from various government ministries to include Mrs. Paula Fredrick-Hunte Permanent Secretary Office of the Prime Minister, Ms. Ruleta Camacho Senior Environment Officer, Environment Division; Ministry of Agriculture, [...]