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June 2019
 
  • Hon Floyd Green (left) greets General Manager Willard Hylton, at the launch of the 65th staging of the Hague Agricu… https://t.co/YGDPi9WoE8 Posted: 20 hours 49 min ago
  • Hon Floyd Green speaking at the launch of the 65th staging of the Hague Agricultural and Industrial Show:… https://t.co/0vskt4kWQR Posted: 20 hours 57 min ago
  • Minister Floyd Green in discussion with JAS President Lenworth Fulton at the launch of the 65th staging of the Hagu… https://t.co/V7a5VzN5Hv Posted: 21 hours 8 min ago

19 June 2019

Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries Minister, Hon. Audley Shaw (right) shares in a photo opportunity with from (left) Former Executive Director of the Jamaica Diaspora Institute, Professor Neville Ying; Chairman of J. Wray and Nephew, Clement Lawrence and Jamaica’s Ambassador to the United States of America, Her Excellency, Ambassador Audrey Marks. Occasion was the 8th Biennial Jamaica Diaspora Conference, at the Jamaica Conference Centre in downtown Kingston on June 18.

Shaw reiterates focus on cannabis industry for medicinal purposes

Above Body

 19 Jun 2019    communications   
Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries Minister, Hon. Audley Shaw, is reiterating that Jamaica is focussed on the growth of the cannabis industry for medicinal purposes. “I know there is a concern for recreational (use) but we are focussing on medicinal cannabis because of the vast potential that is in cannabis, everything from the cannabidiol (CBD) oil, right up the chain,” he said. The Minister, who was part of a panel discussion, was addressing members of the diaspora on day three of the 8th Biennial Jamaica Diaspora Conference, at the Jamaica Conference Centre in downtown Kingston...


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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 Floyd Green (left) greets General Manager Willard Hylton, at the launch of the 65th staging of the Hague Agricu… https://t.co/YGDPi9WoE8 Posted: 20 hours 49 min ago
  • Hon Floyd Green speaking at the launch of the 65th staging of the Hague Agricultural and Industrial Show:… https://t.co/0vskt4kWQR Posted: 20 hours 57 min ago
  • Minister Floyd Green in discussion with JAS President Lenworth Fulton at the launch of the 65th staging of the Hagu… https://t.co/V7a5VzN5Hv Posted: 21 hours 8 min ago

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