Agri. Minister says Poultry Industry a top Priority


Agriculture and Fisheries Minister Pearnel Charles Jr., says the poultry industry is being targeted as a priority area in achieving the goal of self-sufficiency in food production.

The Minister was speaking during a meeting with small poultry farmers held at the Rural Agricultural Development Authority (RADA) Clarendon Parish Office and online on Friday (February 11), to discuss challenges in the industry.

He noted that while the poultry industry has faced supply chain challenges due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, it has continued to do well.