- sixth of 12 facilities to be built in
rice growing areas
Georgetown, GINA, May 19, 2010
As part of the $400M El Nino intervention
by President Bharrat Jagdeo, to safeguard the livelihood of farmers and
in keeping with Government's renewed thrust to modernise the agriculture
sector, the sixth of 12 drying floors was commissioned today by Minister
of Agriculture Robert Persaud.
Five others have already been commissioned
at Crane, Region Three, Bath Settlement, Region Five, Bengal and Crabwood
Creek, Region Six and Walton Hall, Essequibo, Region Two.