Agriculture

  • BSCFA Supports ASR’s $22M Investment

    The Belize Sugar Cane Farmers Association has responded to BSI/ASR in regards to the company’s proposed investment and conditions for that investment, which was published on Monday. BSI has proposed to...

  • 4-H Centre Gets New Executive Following AGM

    The National 4-H Foundation of Belize held its seventh Annual General Meeting this past Saturday under the theme “Belize 4-H on the Move; Come lets join the Groove”. The new board...

  • Incorporating Youth in Agriculture

    For the second year, the Ministry of Agriculture and the Belize Police Department have teamed up to enable several young persons in the agriculture sector. Fem Cruz has the story.  

  • Belize’s Bright Future in Agriculture

    In a recent report presented by the Statistical Institute of Belize (SIB), it had reported positively on the agriculture sector for Belize.  Agriculture Minister, Godwin Hulse told Love News that SIB...

  • SSB Lending Rates: A Little High For Citrus Farmers

    On July 3 we told you of the ten million dollar facility that the Social Security Board had established for citrus growers.  According to SSB, they are keeping with its strategy...

  • Hulse Says Fuel Subsidy Doesn’t Benefit Cane Farmers

    On Tuesday, the People’s United Party sent out a release speaking of the possible cut of the fuel subsidy for sugar cane farmers by the Government of Belize.  CEO Jose Alpuche...

  • Agriculture Minister Is Hopeful BSCFA Will Sign

    It has been seven months now since the Belize Sugar Industries and ASR had presented a plan to the sugar cane farmers that would see BSI investing twenty two million dollars...

  • On Monday the Citrus Growers’ Association met with the Minister of Agriculture Godwin Hulse and other officials to discuss the performance from both the Belize Citrus Mutual group and the Citrus...

  • Second annual Youths Engaged in Agriculture program to be held in Belmopan

    Officials from the Ministry of Agriculture and the Belize Police Department met today in Belmopan to discuss plans for the second annual youths engaged in agriculture initiative. Fem Cruz reporting… “The...

  • Farmers and BSI Reach Agreement Over Molasses

    The Belize Sugar Cane Farmers Association (BSCFA) and the Belize Sugar Industries (BSI) have finalized an agreement, eleven months after the industry suffered a loss of molasses. In July of 2016,...

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