Agriculture Stakeholders Meeting
An Agriculture Stakeholders meeting on the 11 May, 2010 was one of the engagement meetings held with members of the Wallerfield/Tamana communities.
Agencies present at this meeting included:
Ministry of Food Production Extension Office for St. George West, St. George East and Sangre Grande
Trinidad and Tobago Agri-Business Association (TTABA)
National Agriculture Marketing and Developing Company (NAMDEVCO)
Co-operative Citrus Growers’ Association of Trinidad and Tobago (CCG)
Agricultural Society of Trinidad and Tobago (ASTT)
Wallerfield Farmers and Allied Welfare Association (WFAWA)
Four Roads Tamana Village Council Representative
Cumuto Village Council Representatives
Food for Life
The discussions centred on the challenges farmers were facing, assistance in charting a way forward for farmers in these areas, and networking opportunities between farmers and the main agriculture agencies.
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