Saturday, September 22, 2018

Farmer's Eye

Fisheries Stakeholders Hold Consultative Meeting

By: Louise Jobe The Sub Regional Fisheries Commission (SRFC) together with stakeholders, organized its 2nd consultative meeting on the Ethmalosa Fimbriata Bonga otherwise called ‘Kobo’ in...

Hippos Threaten Rice Production

Abdoulai G. Dibba Farmers in Central River Region North and South informed the Minister of Agriculture about the rampant of the hippopotamus in the region...

NADA’S Maiden Press Conference

By Yankuba Jallow The National Agro Dealers Association (NADA), have held their first press conference at the Cashew Alliance Building on Kairaba Avenue, to discuss...

GGC Kaur Depot Dysfunctional

Abdoulai G. Dibba The Kaur Depot that used to decorticate groundnuts purchased from the “seccos” within that circle, has become un-operational for years now as...

Post Harvest Loss Reduction Management And Technique Training Starts

Abdoulai G. Dibba The Department of Agriculture under the auspices of the Ministry of Agriculture, has organized a five-day training in Post-Harvest Loss Reduction Management...

FARMERS RAISE VOICES OF CONCERN,AGRIC. MINISTER RESPONDS

Abdoulai G. Dibba Farmers in the length and breadth of the Gambia, have raised their voices on the threats to food security. All the farmers...

Inception Workshop On Adapting Agriculture To Climate Change

Abdoulai G. Dibba The Food and Agriculture Organisation, FAO, the Global Environment Facility, GEF, in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture, on Wednesday 18th October 2017,...

FAO Provides 4.2 Million Dalasi To MOA

Abdoulai G.Dibba The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations on Thursday 12th October 2017, provided technical assistance to the Ministry of Agriculture amounting...

Taking Stock Of Agric Programes And Projects

This column is devoted to monitor and report on issues that relate to production, processing, preservation and marketing of agricultural produce, aimed at ensuring...

Chinese Donated Rice Yet To Be Distributed

Abdoulai G. Dibba The donated rice from the People’s Republic of China that was delivered to the Government of the Gambia since the 30th of...

Four Day Capacity Building Workshop for NCC Members

By Nelson Manneh  The Food Safety and Quality Authority (FSQA) in collaboration with AU IBAR, has embarked on a four-day training workshop in capacity building...

Water Crisis Hits Kuntuar Fulla Kunda

By: Abdoulai G. Dibba Residents of Kuntuar Fulla Kunda have bemoaned the extreme hardship they encounter daily in getting water for domestic consumption. Alhagi Jaiteh the...

€4.4 M Food Fortification Project Launched

By Awa B. Bah The Gambia Government through the office of the Vice President and the Ministry of Women’s Affairs, in close partnership with the...

Maiden Press Briefing By Ministry Of Agriculture

Abdoulai G.Dibba The Ministry of Agriculture on Tuesday 26th September 2017, held it’s first press briefing at the Ministry’s conference hall in Banjul. During the press...

Food Shortage Hits Jahally Rice Growers

By Kebba Jeffang  Rice growers at the Jahally and Patcharr rice fields have spoken to this medium about their plight and current situation. According to...

Women Farmers Trained on Food Processing

By Awa B. Bah  The National Association of Food Processors on Thursday 21st September 2017, conveyed a two-day practical training for women farmers on food...

Dry Spell Continues To Persists

Abdoulai G. Dibba The sudden dry spell that has hit the farming community and the rest of the country, continues to persist in Niani and...

“Rice is the Life of Our Country”, Agriculture Minister

By Awa B. Bah The Minister of Agriculture Omar A. Jallow, has remarked that rice is life for our country and has one of the...

New Consignment Of Fertiliser Expected Soon! What Is The Plan?

QUESTION OF THE DAY National Food Security Processing & Marketing Corporation (NFSC) has issued a notice announcing the arrival of 6000 tons of fertiliser in...

New Consignment Of Fertiliser Expected Soon! What Is The Plan?

QUESTION OF THE DAY National Food Security Processing & Marketing Corporation (NFSC) has issued a notice announcing the arrival of 6000 tons of fertiliser in...

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