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February 2019
 
  • Minister Audley Shaw speaking at the 8th Biennial Jamaica Diaspora Conference - Jamaica Conference Centre - June 18. https://t.co/R0TvChZ4lJ Posted: 2 hours 50 min ago
  • Shaw reiterates focus on cannabis industry for medicinal purposes: Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries Mi… https://t.co/Ov3uOi8Bva Posted: 3 hours 39 sec ago
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27 February 2019

Courtesy Call on Hon. Floyd Green by students of the UWI

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 27 Feb 2019    communications   
Minister of State in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Floyd Green (centre), along with students of the University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona/UWI Students Today Alumni Tomorrow (STAT) Vice Chancellor’s Ambassador Corps, during a courtesy call at the Ministry’s New Kingston offices, on Tuesday, February 26, 2019. Among the matters discussed were youth in agriculture and the business environment in Jamaica. Minister Green gave the students an overview of his role as Minister of State. The visit was a part of UWI STAT Week from February 24-March 1. Minister...


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Minister Floyd Green in dialogue with President of the UWI STAT Vice Chancellor’s Ambassador Corps

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 27 Feb 2019    communications   
Minister of State in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Floyd Green (left), in dialogue with president of the University of the West Indies (UWI, Mona) Students Today Alumni Tomorrow (STAT) Vice Chancellor’s Ambassador Corps, Giselle Campbell, during a courtesy call at the Ministry’s New Kingston offices, on Tuesday, February 26, 2019. Among the matters discussed were youth in agriculture and the business environment in Jamaica. Minister Green gave the students an overview of his role as Minister of State. The visit was a part of UWI STAT Week from February 24...


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Hon J.C. Hutchinson (right), Minister without portfolio in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, discusses hot pepper production with (from left) Courtney Cole, Chief Technical Director, Special Projects, Dr. Lisa Myers Morgan, Principal Research Director, Dermon Spence, Acting Permanent Secretary and Carla Douglas, Senior Research Director, at the Ministry's Certification Regulations for Hot Pepper Production Seminar held at Jamaica Drip Irrigation Ltd in Kendal, Manchester, on February 26, 2019. Hot pepper is one of the priority crops being promoted by the Government for sale in both the local and export markets.

Jamaican peppers, a hot commodity - Hutchinson

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 27 Feb 2019    communications   
Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, the Hon J.C. Hutchinson says Jamaican peppers are a “hot item” and a commodity in great demand Minister Hutchinson made this comment while delivering the keynote address at a workshop for the certification of Jamaican hot peppers, held February 26, 2019 at the Jamaica Drip Irrigation Ltd. complex in Kendal, Manchester. “The annual global production of fresh peppers for export, Minister Hutchinson said, is estimated at approximately 30 million tonnes.” Jamaica, he added produces a mere 0.04 per cent of...


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The Ministry

Welcome to the official website of the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries.

The Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries (MICAF) has been charged with the responsibility of driving the integration of the production of primary agricultural produce along all the stages of the supply chain through to value added and facilitating full commercialization of outputs of the agriculture, manufacturing, and service sectors.

We have, therefore, placed much energy and enthusiasm into the development of this website to provide timely information on the Ministry, our agencies and programmes.

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  • Minister Audley Shaw speaking at the 8th Biennial Jamaica Diaspora Conference - Jamaica Conference Centre - June 18. https://t.co/R0TvChZ4lJ Posted: 2 hours 50 min ago
  • Shaw reiterates focus on cannabis industry for medicinal purposes: Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries Mi… https://t.co/Ov3uOi8Bva Posted: 3 hours 39 sec ago
  • RT : It’s a marvelous feeling to see children in the streets of France chanting “Jamaica” as they featured our beautiful… https://t.co/W7ssGNymqP Posted: 1 day 46 min ago

4 St. Lucia Avenue, Kingston 5, Jamaica
Telephone: (876) 968-7116 
Fax: (876) 960-7422 

Hope Gardens, Kingston 6, Jamaica
Telephone: (876) 927-1731-50 / (876) 619-1731
Fax: 876-927-1904
Email: psecoffice@micaf.gov.jm