The Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA), in partnership with the Ministry of Agriculture and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has launched an essay competition entitled “Climate Smart Agriculture (CSA): Stories from Farmers in the Eastern Caribbean States”. The launch took place on Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 at the Ministry of Agriculture Conference Room.
The Inland Revenue Department is this week stepping up its Tax Awareness Campaign, to ensure that Tax-Payers file their returns before the March 31st, 2016 deadline.
As the dry season continues here, the Forestry Department, in the Ministry of Agriculture, is urging persons to exercise caution when using fires in open areas. This word of caution came from Director of Forestry, Fitzgerald Providence during NBC’s face to face programme.