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The Ministry of Agriculture Signs Projects for Technical Assistance Print E-mail
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Thursday, 01 March 2012 00:00

The Ministry of Agriculture, in collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organization, has signed four projects for technical assistance,the projects that were approved are as followS:

• The BELRIV Production and Marketing of Eggs and Poultry for Domestic Market with an approved budget of USD $9,998.00.

• The Agro-processing Preservation of Local Fruits and VegetableS with a budget of USD $9,998.00.

• The Formulation of a Strategic Plan for the Extension Development Policy (TCP/BZE/3401) and

• The Assistance to Manage Huanglongbing in Belize (TCP/BZE/3402) with an approved budget of USD $410,000.00. This project will provide support by enhancing the country’s capacity to reduce the impact of HLB on the livelihoods of citrus farmers through the development and implementation of a holistic and cost effective area-wide strategy.