Minister for Agriculture

Reddy Reassures Farmers of Govt’s Commitment
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Reddy Reassures Farmers of Govt’s Commitment

Mr Reddy held an informal talanoa session with Paipai-Vakabuli Pine­apple Cluster farmers in Lautoka

It’s Like Our Very Own Nasese Seawall, says Vunibau Villager
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It’s Like Our Very Own Nasese Seawall, says Vunibau Villager

“Some of the houses were dam­aged due to flooding in the village, so the village headman decided to call a meetin...

Ministry Of Environment Investigates ACS Issue
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Ministry Of Environment Investigates ACS Issue

The Minister for Agriculture, Rural and Maritime Development, Waterways and Environment, Mahendra Reddy, has begun i...

Minister Visits Agriculture Offices
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Minister Visits Agriculture Offices

The Minister for Agriculture, Rural and Maritime Development, Waterways and Environment Hon. Dr Mahendra Reddy recen...

Ministry Staff Urged To Meet Key Targets, Objectives And Strategies
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Ministry Staff Urged To Meet Key Targets, Objectives And Strategies

  The Ministry of Agriculture (MoA) Costed Operational Plan (COP) for the 2018-2019 financial year for has prio...

Minister Seruiratu Highlights Agriculture Potential On Rabi Island
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Minister Seruiratu Highlights Agriculture Potential On Rabi Island

  The agricultural potential of Rabi Is­land was highlighted to farmers on the island who were also encouraged...

Fiji, Thailand Progress Relations On Agriculture
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Fiji, Thailand Progress Relations On Agriculture

Mr Seruiratu said Fiji had a lot to gain from its partnership with Thailand in terms of technology, information-shar...

Seruiratu: Make Agriculture ‘Sexy’ Again
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Seruiratu: Make Agriculture ‘Sexy’ Again

Being a farmer himself, Mr Seruiratu said that agriculture had been one of the most affected sectors in the past yea...

Seruiratu: Invest In Modernising Agri Sector For Economic Growth
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Seruiratu: Invest In Modernising Agri Sector For Economic Growth

Graduates were reminded that they needed to be inclusive in modernising Fiji’s agricultural sector, that is, a sec...

Mushroom Farming Suitable For Women
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Mushroom Farming Suitable For Women

The farming of mushrooms is more suit­able for women as it entails less inten­sive labour and could provide for a ...

Unlock Agriculture Potential, Graduate Told
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Unlock Agriculture Potential, Graduate Told

  Graduates of three programmes at the Vivekananda Technical Centre in Nadi were challenged to expand the agric...

Seruiratu Releases 5 Hawksbill Turtles
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Seruiratu Releases 5 Hawksbill Turtles

Five hawksbill turtles were given the chance to explore the vast Pacific Ocean after being released at Treasure Isla...

Turtles Released From Treasure Island
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Turtles Released From Treasure Island

Treasure Island Resort is a re­nowned tourist destination and known throughout the world for its protection of enda...

Farmer Receives New Copra Drier
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Farmer Receives New Copra Drier

  The recent commissioning of a new copra drier at Dawana Bay in Cakaudrove will help boost copra production fo...

Fijian Delegation at Israel Agritech exhibit
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Fijian Delegation at Israel Agritech exhibit

A high profile Fijian delegation was in Israel last week attending the Agritech Israel 2018 from May 8 to 10. Headed...

Seruiratu: Govt Doing All It Can to Help All Farmers
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Seruiratu: Govt Doing All It Can to Help All Farmers

Minister for Agriculture and Disaster Management Inia Seruiratu says Government is doing all it can to help farmers ...

Minister Issues  Livestock Warning
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Minister Issues Livestock Warning

All livestock brought in from declared red zone areas under the Ministry for Agriculture need to be cleared under th...

Demand for tropical fruits
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Demand for tropical fruits

Minister for Agriculture Inia Seruiratu believes there is a huge demand for tropical fruits from Fiji. Responding to...

Agriculture Minister receives new ambassador of China
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Agriculture Minister receives new ambassador of China

The Minister for Agriculture, Rural and Maritime Development and National Disaster Management and Meteorological Ser...

Agriculture  Minister Calls On Farmers To Apply Best Practices
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Agriculture Minister Calls On Farmers To Apply Best Practices

Minister for Agriculture, Rural and Maritime Development and National Disaster Management and Meteorological Service...

Green Pearl Guava Launched in Market
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Green Pearl Guava Launched in Market

  Guava has the potential to reduce non-communicable disease, says Minister for Agriculture, Rural and Maritime...

New Classrooms Bring Smiles
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New Classrooms Bring Smiles

Children at three schools in the Western Division were all smiles yesterday following the opening of reconstructed c...

Israel Assists Fiji in Agriculture Courses
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Israel Assists Fiji in Agriculture Courses

Fiji’s commitment to improve the agriculture sector was boosted with the signing of the Memorandum of Understandin...

EU Reaffirms Its Climate Support
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EU Reaffirms Its Climate Support

Corrado Pampaloni was impressed with the high-level and broad participation by Pacific partner countries during the ...

Participants Guarantee System empowers women in Coral Coast
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Participants Guarantee System empowers women in Coral Coast

Minister says way forward for small group farmers. The Participants Guarantee System (PGS) is the way forward for sm...

Govt, Animal Health Body Pursue Plan To Improve Vet Services
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Govt, Animal Health Body Pursue Plan To Improve Vet Services

The World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) has successfully completed it gap analysis mission to identify key is...

Reproductive Health Manual to Launch
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Reproductive Health Manual to Launch

A manual on sexual and reproductive health will be launched soon. The Minister for Youth and Sports, Laisenia Tuitub...

Kumi Seawall Visit An Eye Opener for Climate Change Experts
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Kumi Seawall Visit An Eye Opener for Climate Change Experts

Seeing the effects of climate change first hand can change the way people think rather than just reading about it, o...

Lime Link to Sustainable Farming, Seruiratu hears
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Lime Link to Sustainable Farming, Seruiratu hears

  Lime mined at Wailotua in Wainibuka can be the connecting link to sustainable farming plans for the future. T...

Seruiratu: Will Not Condone Indiscipline From Field Officers
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Seruiratu: Will Not Condone Indiscipline From Field Officers

A field officer from the Ministry of Agriculture is currently under investigation for alleged money laundering and b...

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