NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (MARCH 27, 2015) –The Ministry and Department of Agriculture in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) continues to work closely with farmers and stakeholders in the agricultural sector on Nevis to ensure that all their needs to boost production are met.
That comment came from Minister of Agriculture on Nevis Hon. Alexis Jeffers when he delivered remarks at the opening ceremony of the Department of Agriculture’s 21st Annual Open Day on March 26, 2015. The two-day exhibitionwas held at the Villa Grounds in Charlestown
He explained that land, water, equipment and new technologies continued to be made available to the island’s farmers under his leadership for the past two years and since then there had been an incremental increase in agricultural production on Nevis. (more…)