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June 2020
 
  • You can help control Frosty Pod Rot! Do your part! https://t.co/ITxLot0TLy Posted: 14 hours 55 min ago
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24 June 2020

Business and Entrepreneurship Development Manager at the Jamaica 4-H Clubs, Villet Kelly-Bennett (left), speaking with cattle farmer of Colley Mountain, Manchester, Okeito Thompson, who is the recipient of the Prime Minister’s Youth Award for Agriculture.

Jamaica 4-H Clubs – Supporting Youth In Agriculture

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 24 Jun 2020    communications   
Over the years, the Jamaica 4-H Clubs has emerged as the leading organisation supporting youth in agriculture through its initiatives. Business and Entrepreneurship Development Manager, Villet Kelly-Bennett, tells JIS News that the organisation has been assisting a number of young people in starting up or expanding their agribusinesses. One channel through this is being facilitated is the Rural Youth Economic Empowerment Programme (RYEEP). “We have recognized that a number of the youth we have supported are good business prospects and have been supplying, not just their local communities, but...


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Executive Director of the Jamaica 4-H Clubs, Dr. Ronald Blake.

4-H Launches Family Backyard Garden Challenge

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 24 Jun 2020    communications   
The Jamaica 4-H Clubs is inviting young people to register for its family backyard garden challenge. The competition, which started in May, will run over a three-month period and is open to Jamaica 4-H Clubs members, volunteers as well as members of the public aged nine and over. Executive Director of the Jamaica 4-H Clubs, Dr. Ronald Blake, says the challenge has became necessary, in light of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, which has brought into greater focus the need for increased food security. “We are… just coming off the heels of making adjustments based on the threat that climate...


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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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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

Opening hours: 
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Fridays: 8:30 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.