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July 2019
 
  • Hon. Audley Shaw (left) greets Mission Chief, International Monetary Fund (IMF), Uma Ramakrishnan, during a meeting… https://t.co/bRPARyJByc Posted: 4 days 4 hours ago
  • Hon. Audley Shaw (left) along with officers of the Ministry, meet with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) team,… https://t.co/Bxxwi1gkoT Posted: 4 days 4 hours ago
  • Hon. Audley Shaw (right) greets Managing Director, Jamaica Social Investment Fund (JSIF), Omar Sweeney, at a gradua… https://t.co/QnX2CeqrpV Posted: 4 days 5 hours ago

01 July 2019

Minister Audley Shaw at the Mona School of Business and Management media launch

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 01 Jul 2019    communications   
Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon Audley Shaw (left), greets Vice- President, Public Affairs, New Fortress Energy, Verona Carter (2nd right), at the launch of Mona School of Business and Management 4th Business and Management Conference to be held, July 10-12, 2019. The launch was held at the MSBM North, Executive Lecture Theatre, University of the West Indies on Thursday, June 27. From left are Managing Director, Development Bank of Jamaica, Milverton Reynolds, and Private Financial Operations Specialist, IDB Labs, Inter-American Development Bank of Jamaica,...


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Vernetta Simpson (right), explains the benefits of using her Herbal Chaney Roots drink, manufactured under the Healing Sun brand, to the Hon. J.C. Hutchinson (2nd left), Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, during a tour of exhibits at the 21st staging of the Rural Agricultural Development Authority (RADA) St. Thomas Open Day held at the Rudolph Elder Park in Morant Bay on June 28. Listening keenly, from left, are Bevin Martin Dickenson, Parish Agricultural Manager, and Peter Thompson, Chief Executive Officer, both of RADA.

RADA St Thomas provides fruit plates and juices for schoolchildren

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 01 Jul 2019    communications   
Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, the Hon. J.C. Hutchinson, had high praises for the Rural Agricultural Development Authority’s school-feeding project in St. Thomas, where fruit plates and fruit juices are packaged and sold to 22 schools in the parish on a daily basis. Under this project, which started in 2018, fruits such as pineapple, melon, sorrel, June plum and otaheite apples are purchased from local farmers and processed and packaged at the agro-processing facility located at the RADA St. Thomas office. “We want this to be a...


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Hon. J.C Hutchinson discusses ornamental fish rearing

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 01 Jul 2019    communications   
From left, Kerone Fairclough, Fisheries Extension Officer, discusses ornamental fish rearing with the Hon, J. C. Hutchinson, Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Peter Thompson, Chief Executive Officer, and Bevin Martin Dickenson, Parish Agricultural Manager, both of the Rural Agricultural Development Authority (RADA), at the 21st staging of the RADA St. Thomas Open Day held at the Rudolph Elder Park in Morant Bay on June 28.


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Hon. J.C. Hutchinson presents plaque to Lynett Johnson for exemplary service to rural development in St. Thomas

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 01 Jul 2019    communications   
Hon J. C. Hutchinson, Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, presents plaque to Lynett Johnson for exemplary service to rural development in St. Thomas at the 21st staging of the Rural Agricultural Development Authority St Thomas Open Day, held at the Rudolph Elder Park in Morant Bay on June 28. Looking on is Opposition Spokesperson on Agriculture and Rural Development and Member of Parliament for St. Thomas Eastern, Dr. Fenton Ferguson.


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Minister Hutchinson samples melon from Plantain Garden River Agro-Park in St. Thomas

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 01 Jul 2019    communications   
Hon J. C. Hutchinson, Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, samples melon from the Plantain Garden River Agro-Park in St. Thomas during a tour of exhibits at the 21st staging of the Rural Agricultural Development Authority (RADA) St Thomas Open Day, held on June 28 at the Rudolph Elder Park in Morant Bay. Others from left are Bevin Martin Dickenson, Parish Agricultural Manager, and Leonie Sawyers, farmer and board member, RADA St. Thomas.


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Hon. J.C. Hutchinson views seeds at RADA's Open Day in St. Thomas

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 01 Jul 2019    communications   
Hon J.C. Hutchinson (3rd left), Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, views seeds on display at the 21st staging of the Rural Agricultural Development Authority (RADA) St Thomas Open Day, held on June 28 at the Rudolph Elder Park in Morant Bay. Others from left are Bevin Martin Dickenson, Parish Agricultural Manager, Melvina Phidd, board member, RADA St. Thomas, and Richard Grant, Marketing Development Officer, H&L Agro. Organised by the Ministry, RADA and the Technical Centre for Cooperation on Agriculture, a seed fair was introduced...


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Hon. Audley Shaw speaking at the Mona School of Business and Management media launch

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 01 Jul 2019    communications   
Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries Minister, Hon. Audley Shaw, speaking at the Mona School of Business and Management media launch for the 4th staging of its Business and Management Conference at the MSBM North, Executive Lecture Theatre, University of the West Indies, on Thursday, June 27. Seated (l-r) are Executive Director, Mona School of Business and Management (MSBM), Dr. David McBean; Senior Research Fellow, MSBM, Dr. Indianna Minto-Coy, and Senior Teaching Fellow and Director of Strategy, MSBM, Ambassador Ralph Thomas.


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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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  • Hon. Audley Shaw (left) greets Mission Chief, International Monetary Fund (IMF), Uma Ramakrishnan, during a meeting… https://t.co/bRPARyJByc Posted: 4 days 4 hours ago
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