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July 2019
 
  • Burnt out farm in Flagaman, St Elizabeth where Agriministry now meeting with affected farmers. https://t.co/QZkKw5xkcN Posted: 13 hours 28 min ago
  • Hon. J.C Hutchinson leads tour of burnt out farms in Flagaman, St. Elizabeth https://t.co/ihZa3Y1Rs7 Posted: 13 hours 30 min ago
  • RT : The Companies Office of Jamaica (COJ) is reporting a more than 100 per cent increase in the number of business name… https://t.co/KFf2zIQQnY Posted: 1 day 16 hours ago

08 July 2019

Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries Minister Hon. Audley Shaw (third right) congratulates, Accompong Town maroon Colonel Ferron Williams (second left), by presenting him with a certificate of authorization to grow marijuana , at the signing of a tripartite agreement , at the Ministry’s St. Lucia offices in New Kingston on July 8. Others participating (from left), are, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Timeless Herbal Care, Courtney Betty, Consultant at Timeless Herbal Care, William Rennalls, State Minister in the Ministry, Hon. Floyd Green and Chairperson of the Cannabis Licensing Authority, Hyacinth Lightbourne.

System coming to formalise ganja growing for medicinal purposes

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 08 Jul 2019    communications   
Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries Minister, Hon. Audley Shaw says a formal system is being put together for small farmers interested in the growing of cannabis for medicinal purposes. The Minister made the disclosure in an address at the signing of a tripartite agreement, under the Alternative Development (AD) Project, at the Ministry’s St. Lucia offices in New Kingston on July 8. The (AD) project is being implemented as a strategy to transition traditional cannabis farmers from an illicit framework into the regulated environment, which is currently the purview of the Cannabis...


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Signing of Tripartite Agreement for Cannabis Pilot Project

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 08 Jul 2019    communications   
Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries Minister Hon. Audley Shaw (right) looks on as President and Chief Executive Officer of Timeless Herbal Care, Courtney Betty (left) signs the tripartite agreement under the Alternate Development (AD) Project, at the St. Lucia offices of the Ministry in New Kingston on July 8. Looking on at centre is Colonel of the Accompong Town Maroons, Ferron Williams. The AD Project is being implemented as a strategy to transition traditional cannabis farmers from an illicit framework into the regulated framework.


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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.

Twitter

  • Burnt out farm in Flagaman, St Elizabeth where Agriministry now meeting with affected farmers. https://t.co/QZkKw5xkcN Posted: 13 hours 28 min ago
  • Hon. J.C Hutchinson leads tour of burnt out farms in Flagaman, St. Elizabeth https://t.co/ihZa3Y1Rs7 Posted: 13 hours 30 min ago
  • RT : The Companies Office of Jamaica (COJ) is reporting a more than 100 per cent increase in the number of business name… https://t.co/KFf2zIQQnY Posted: 1 day 16 hours 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