Hon J. C. Hutchinson (1st left) and farmers view a demonstration of the use of a mechanical harvester reaping Irish potatoes at a farm in Hounslow, St. Elizabeth, on March 10.
Hon J.C. Hutchinson (left) in discussion with Hon Floyd Green, MP for South West St. Elizabeth, during an Irish Potato Production Post Harvest Seminar & Study Tour in Hounslow, St. Elizabeth, on March 10.
Hon J.C. Hutchinson (R) views parsley from Franklin Douglas’ farm in Braco, Trelawny. Mr. Douglas has five acres of herbs and vegetable, including basil, mixed lettuce, eggplant and dill, under cultivation.
Fabian Mason (R) of the National Irrigation Commission (NIC) discusses open field cultivation of cabbage with Hon J.C. Hutchinson (centre) during a tour of NIC’s demonstration plot in Braco, Trelawny.
Shaun Baugh (2nd Right), MICAF principal director examines seedling produced using GP fertiliser and mineral supplement with Garfield Russell (centre), Hi-Pro sales rep at the recent Hague Agricultural Show.
Shaun Baugh (left) presents trophy to Champion Cattle Farmer Carlton Smith at the Hague Agricultural and Livestock Show in Trelawny on Wednesday, March 1. .