Trinidad bans importation of all poultry meat from Guyana

The Trinidad and Tobago government has imposed a ban on all poultry products from Guyana “until further notice.” A two paragraph statement from the Ministry...

IICA will implement a differentiated strategy for the Caribbean region to generate substantial agricultural...

The Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) will implement a special strategy for the benefit of the agriculture sector in Caribbean countries. Its...

Renewable energy is making its way into Guyana’s agriculture sector

A pilot project by the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA), the Organization of American States (OAS), and the state-owned company, Guyana Power...

Grenadian cocoa and chocolate producers increase knowledge about sanitary standards for export

Through a series of workshops offered by IICA, the Grenada Chocolate Company, a small cooperative of cocoa farmers and chocolate producers in this Caribbean...

Partnership to develop climate-resilient fisheries in Caribbean

The Caribbean Regional Fisheries Mechanism (CRFM) and CCRIF SPC have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to develop climate-resilient fisheries and aquaculture industries in the...

Suriname is now more equipped to tackle drought and diversify production

Women producer associations, rural youth and technical staff from the public sector were the main beneficiaries of actions by the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation...

Trinidad journalist among 10 named to 2019 IFAJ/Corteva Agriscience Master Class

The International Federation of Agricultural Journalists (IFAJ) has named 10 outstanding agricultural journalists to participate in the 2019 IFAJ/Corteva AgriscienceTM Master Class - among...

Caribbean fisheries officials to meet in St. Kitts-Nevis

The state of the region’s fisheries and aquaculture resources, as well as challenges confronting the sector, will be among the agenda matters discussed at...

IICA contributes to bridging Jamaica’s rural-urban divide

The University of Technology of Jamaica (Utech, Jamaica) and the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) have jointly developed a M.Sc. in Integrated...

Caribbean Industrial Research Institute and IICA partner to boost agrifood development in the region

The Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) and the Caribbean Industrial Research Institute (CARIRI) signed a general cooperation agreement that will focus on...