Highlights & Events

Training of Trainers workshop on Climate Smart Agriculture (CSA) The Ministry of Agriculture in collaboration with Centro Agronómico Tropical de Investigación y Enseñanza (CATIE) and United Nations Development Program (UNDP), through the Japan Caribbean Climate Change Partnership (J-CCCP) is currently hosting a one-week Training of Trainers workshop on Climate Smart Agriculture (CSA). The 5- day[...]
The Formation of the Belize Parliamentary Alliance against Hunger and Malnutrition On Wednesday, June 12th, 2019 Speaker of the House the Hon. Laura Longsworth hosted a sensitization meeting on the formation of the Belize Parliamentary Alliance against Hunger and Malnutrition. The meeting was held at the National Assembly Building in Belmopan. The objective of the meeting was to inform[...]
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Export of Crude Soybean Oil On the 25th of March 2019, representatives from the Ministry of Agriculture, Trade, the Belize Agriculture Health Authority and the Belize Marketing and Development Corporation facilitated discussions between private sector representatives, from Little Belize, Ship Yard, Blue Creek and Spanish Lookout and the Jamaican distribution and a regional manufacturing company[...]
Census 2018 Update  The Ministry of Agriculture would like to remind the general public that the National Agriculture Census 2018-19 is still ongoing. Farmers who have not yet registered are encouraged to do so at the nearest agriculture office. To date a total of 6,468 farmers and 7,525 farms have been registered through the National[...]
Climate-Smart Agriculture in Belize World Bank Document ABSTRACT Agriculture in Belize is susceptible to weather variability and vulnerable to climate hazards, such as hurricanes, floods, and droughts. Climate-smart agriculture (CSA) is agriculture that has been transformed and reoriented to support development and ensure food security in the face of climate change. CSA practices have potential to[...]
Ministerial Meeting for the Central American Agricultural Council of SICA Belmopan. December 7, 2018. The Ministry of Agriculture hosted a Ministerial Meeting of the Central American Agricultural Council (CAC) in furtherance of Belize’s Presidency of the SICA. Hon. Senator Godwin Hulse, Minister of Agriculture, in his capacity as President Pro Tempore of the Council presided[...]
Ministry of Agriculture Concludes its Regional Summer Camp for Youths Engaged in Agriculture The Ministry of Agriculture in collaboration with the Belmopan Police Department concluded their two weeks regional summer camp for Youths Engaged in Agriculture. The camp which lasted for two weeks had participants from the Cayo and Belize Districts. The Summer camp which[...]
Packaging Materials Act No. 34 of 2017 – Customs and Excise Duties (Amendment) (No.2) Act2c 2017
The Caribbean Food Crops Society 54th Annual Meeting The Caribbean Food Crops Society in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture will be hosting there 54th Annual Meeting which will be held at the Ramada Hotel, Belize City, on July 8-13, 2018. This year theme is: Multi-functionality of Agriculture in the Caribbean Basin in Countries with Predominant Tourist[...]