Ministry of Agriculture

Minister Outlines Work To Help Grow Coconut Industry
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Minister Outlines Work To Help Grow Coconut Industry

The Ministry of Agriculture is not only working on replacing fallen coconut trees but is also working on the rehabil...

Wainunu To Focus On Crops: Ratu Orisi
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Wainunu To Focus On Crops: Ratu Orisi

  The second round of district meetings in the province of Bua for over a period of nine days begins today at N...

Ministry To Plant 14 Tonnes Of Potatoes
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Ministry To Plant 14 Tonnes Of Potatoes

The Ministry of Agriculture has begun planting locally produced seed potatoes in the Western Division for seed produ...

Pillay: There Is Still Room To Improve Services
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Pillay: There Is Still Room To Improve Services

The Ministry of Agriculture staff in the Western Division are doing a great job, however, there is still room needed...

Jitendra Singh welcomes new Agriculture Assistant Minister
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Jitendra Singh welcomes new Agriculture Assistant Minister

The senior management and staff of the Ministry of Agriculture officially welcomed the new Assistant Minister for Ag...

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...

How Agriculture Sustained  Major Damage, Plan to Help
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How Agriculture Sustained Major Damage, Plan to Help

The total value of damage caused by TDO4F on Fiji’s agriculture sector amounts to $11.7 million. This follows the ...

Farmers Urged To  Be Wary
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Farmers Urged To Be Wary

The Ministry of Agriculture is advising farmers to take precautionary measures following a tropical disturbance warn...

Yasawa Tourism Marketing Cooperative Chefs Training Held At Botaira Resort
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Yasawa Tourism Marketing Cooperative Chefs Training Held At Botaira Resort

The Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism and the Ministry of Agriculture jointly sponsored a 3-day Contemporary I...

BAF Seeks Cooperation From Farmers On Movement Of Cattle
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BAF Seeks Cooperation From Farmers On Movement Of Cattle

Biosecurity Authority of Fiji seeks cooperation from farmers and the public on movement of cattle and calves. This i...

Seruiratu Thanks India For Seedlings
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Seruiratu Thanks India For Seedlings

The Ministry of Agriculture will soon be distributing five tonnes of vegetable seedlings to farmers and communities,...

Wainibuka farmers reminded of role in banana production
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Wainibuka farmers reminded of role in banana production

Farmers of Wainibuka were reminded of their roles in the development of the Tailevu Province in terms of banana prod...

Farmers Hold Talks With Agri Ministry
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Farmers Hold Talks With Agri Ministry

Farmers in Muaniweni in Naitasiri met with the Ministry of Agriculture to look at how the Ministry can assist them i...

Gurmel Singh, Owner Of Kundan Singh Super-Market, Passes Away At His Home In Tamavua
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Gurmel Singh, Owner Of Kundan Singh Super-Market, Passes Away At His Home In Tamavua

Gurmel Singh, the businessman who owned the flagship of Kundan Singh Supermarket Complex in Princess Road, Suva, and...

Seedlings Being Made Accessible To Boost Supply
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Seedlings Being Made Accessible To Boost Supply

  In an effort to boost seedling supply, works are ongoing to establish seedling nurseries in Viti Levu and Van...

Long Term Solution Nears For Nadi River Flooding
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Long Term Solution Nears For Nadi River Flooding

Finally, the project for the planning of the Nadi River Flood Control Structures  will be completed soon. This was ...

Agri Cooperation Talks With Thailand
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Agri Cooperation Talks With Thailand

A delegation from Fiji is participating in the first Joint Agricultural Working Group meeting with our Agriculture M...

EU referendum: More Than 1,280 Business Leaders Sign Letter
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EU referendum: More Than 1,280 Business Leaders Sign Letter

More than 1,280 executives, including directors from 51 FTSE 100 companies, have signed a letter backing the UK’s ...

Seruiratu Welcomes Indian High Commissioner
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Seruiratu Welcomes Indian High Commissioner

The Minister for Agriculture Inia Seruiratu has welcomed the High Commissioner of India, Vishvas Vidu Sapkal on a co...

Plant Health Clinic A Success For Western Farmers
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Plant Health Clinic A Success For Western Farmers

There will be a one week programme held in Vanua Levu from June 20 The Ministry of Agriculture Research division hel...

Importance Of Modernisation In Agriculture Sector Stressed
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Importance Of Modernisation In Agriculture Sector Stressed

Ministry of Agriculture Officers have been reminded that farmers are relying on them for ideas and technical experti...

Clustered Farming Best Way Forward
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Clustered Farming Best Way Forward

Clustered farming is the best way forward for rural agriculture development, says Minister for Agriculture Inia Seru...

Farmers Training Aimed To Improve Agricultural Productivity
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Farmers Training Aimed To Improve Agricultural Productivity

  Farmers around the country could benefit from a six month training and improve their agricultural productivit...

Agency’s Hand To Assist Rural Agriculture Communities Recognised
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Agency’s Hand To Assist Rural Agriculture Communities Recognised

Efforts of the International Fund for Agricultural Development have been recognised by our Government for partnering...

Ministry Of Agriculture Welcome New Permanent Secretary
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Ministry Of Agriculture Welcome New Permanent Secretary

We are here to provide professional advice to the Minister and to the government on how we think to move this Minist...

Seedling Distribution to Boost Agriculture
NATION

Seedling Distribution to Boost Agriculture

The Ministry of Agriculture is distributing vegetable seedlings and root crop cuttings for short-term farmers in vil...

Farmers Be Prepared
NEWS

Farmers Be Prepared

Farmers around the country are urged to take precautionary measures following a tropical cyclone warning that is in ...

Division: Drainage Works, Floodgate Construction For Consistent Agriculture
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Division: Drainage Works, Floodgate Construction For Consistent Agriculture

Land and Water Resource Management Division under the Ministry of Agriculture have carried out major drainage works ...

Ministry Supports ‘Rooted in Nature’ Programme
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Ministry Supports ‘Rooted in Nature’ Programme

‘It is consistency of supply and maintaining  quality of produce’ The Ministry of Agriculture will support init...

Fish Water Fertiliser A Potential Game Changer
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Fish Water Fertiliser A Potential Game Changer

Fish waste value-added into a locally-produced liquid organic fertiliser will soon be a commercial commodity in Fiji...

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