Minister

Minister
Hon. Saboto Caesar

Biography

Welcome

  Welcome to the website of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Fisheries, Rural Transformation, Industry & Labour.
The Ministry is the institutional body of the state responsible for the 
formulation, articulation and implementation of all policies and plans relating to Agriculture, Forestry, Fisheries, Rural Transformation, Industry & Labour. 
The administrative arm of this Ministry is responsible for:
   - The co-ordination of all programmes of the various Departments, Divisions and Units.
  - The maintenance of communication with local, regional and international bodies affecting the functions of the Ministry.
  - The administration of revenue and expenditure transactions approved by Parliament.

The Government of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines will be investing heavily in the Arrowroot Industry Improvement Project at Orange Hill.

Minister of Finance and Economic Planning, Camillo Gonsalves said during the National Budget Address on Monday, 8th February, 2021, that major emphasis is being placed on revitalizing and modernizing critical segments of the Agricultural Sector.

He said this is in keeping with the Government’s focus on Agriculture as a developmental mainstay of the economy. The Finance Minister also spoke about programs that are geared towards developing the Livestock Sector.

 

SOURCE: National Broadcasting Corporation

phone
(784) 456-1410
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(784) 456-1111
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email
office.agriculture@mail.gov.vc, agricomsvg@gmail.com

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