Coconut Vendors Meeting Nov. 22

Sheena Forde Ministry News

The National Coconut Stakeholders Platform, in association with the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security and the Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute, is inviting all coconut vendors to a meeting on Thursday, November 22, at The St. Michael School, Martindales Road, St. Michael, at 6.30 p.m. The objective of the meeting is to discuss initiatives for the management of coconut waste across Barbados. sheena.forde@barbados.gov.bb …

Upcoming Workshops For Coconut Vendors

Nya Phillips Ministry News

Training for coconut vendors will continue over the next few weeks, as part of efforts to improve their operations and build a robust coconut industry. Workshops are scheduled for May 14, 16, and 22 and June 14, 16, and 22. All sessions will run from 9:00 a.m. until noon, in the conference room at the Ministry of Agriculture, Food, Fisheries …

Guidelines To Improve Coconut Vending In Barbados

bgis Ministry News

Coconut vendors in Barbados have been encouraged to adhere to a set of guidelines designed to improve their operations, as Barbados joins 10 of its Caribbean neighbours in developing the coconut industry at the local and regional levels. The measures have been based on the local health services regulations, as well as recommendations coming out of regional stakeholder meetings. They …