In his New Year's message Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Saboto Caesar called upon all farmers, fishers and workers in general to see 2024 as a year for the taking of a fresh guard. He noted, "We survived the COVID-19 pandemic and the eruptions of La Soufriere, and as a people, we did well through our combined efforts and the guidance of dedicated leadership."
Three areas of focus for the 2024 fiscal year have been highlighted by Minister of Agriculture, Forestry, Fisheries, Rural Industry and Labor, Saboto Caesar. Minister Caesar was speaking in the House of Assembly where the 2024 Estimates of Revenue and Expenditure were laid before the house.
The Forestry Services of the Ministry of Agriculture is better equipped to perform its functions as custodian and protector of the country’s watersheds and forest resources.