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Nationwide Tour on FAW sensitization 24th _29th January, 2018

BACKGROUND:

Following the infestation of the Fall Armyworm in the Gambia last year, the food and agriculture organisation in its quest to promote food security took it upon themselves to come up with an emergency fund TCP in complementing the efforts of government through the ministry of Agriculture to control the spread of the fall armyworm.

 

SITUATIONAL REPORT ON FIELD CROPS 2017

Introduction

On the onset of the season, people were optimistic that 2017 will be different from other years counting on the amount of Read more about SITUATIONAL REPORT ON FIELD CROPS 2017

Surveillance and identification of the Fall Armyworm

The Plant Protection Services of DoA in collaboration with the FAO on Wednesday 2nd August, 2017 organised a three day training of trainers at the Paradise Suites hotel in Kololi. Read more about Surveillance and identification of the Fall Armyworm

Department of Agriculture and Nema P2RS embarks on Countrywide Trek

The impacts of climate change are continuously and adversely affecting the poorest and most vulnerable regions in the world. Agricultural activities have been hampered and yields loss due to the ramifications of climate change on crops. Read more about Department of Agriculture and Nema P2RS embarks on Countrywide Trek

THE PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA DONATES 1300 TONS OF RICE TO THE GAMBIA

The Minister of Agriculture on Friday the 30th June 2017 Presided over the handing over ceremony of 1300 tons of rice at the Banjul sea port.

The occasion was grazed by senior government officials, the Ambassador of China to the Gambia, private sector and NGOs. The first consignment was received by the minister of women’s affairs and overseer of the office of the vice president Fatoumatta Jallow Tambajang on behalf of the Gambia government. Read more about THE PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA DONATES 1300 TONS OF RICE TO THE GAMBIA

COUNTRYWIDE TOUR BY THE MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE, HON. OMAR JALLOW, 23rd - 26th MAY 2017

The Minister of Agriculture, Honourable Omar Jallow accompanied by Permanent secretary 1 an Project Coordinators embarked on a four day familiarization tour, which kicked off on the 23rd of May, 2017 at the North Bank Region (NBR). Read more about COUNTRYWIDE TOUR BY THE MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE, HON. OMAR JALLOW, 23rd - 26th MAY 2017

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