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Optimism in the Citrus Industry, says Ministry of Agriculture

Optimism in the Citrus Industry, says Ministry of Agriculture

Posted: Thursday, July 13, 2017. 1:45 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: On Monday, July 10th, 2017, a meeting was held at the Conference Room of the Ministry of Agriculture between…

Over 37,000 Belizeans attended Agric Fair

Over 37,000 Belizeans attended Agric Fair

Posted: Thursday, May 4, 2017. 9:54 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: The Ministry of Agriculture thanks the public, exhibitors, sponsors, and all the support personnel who made the 2017 National Agriculture…

Thousands of sacks of potato rot in La Gracia Village, Cayo District

Thousands of sacks of potato rot in La Gracia Village, Cayo District

Posted: Wednesday, February 15, 2017. 9:23 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Today, BBN visited La Gracia Village in the Cayo District to meet with concerned potato farmers. La Gracia is a…

Sugar Cane farmers to protest BSI once more

Sugar Cane farmers to protest BSI once more

Posted: Thursday, July 28, 2016. 7:31 p.m. CST. By Dalila Ical: Sugar cane farmers have planned a more organized demonstration at the BSI entrance on Friday July 29th. Alfredo Ortega, Chairman…

3rd Annual Sugar Fest held in Orange Walk

3rd Annual Sugar Fest held in Orange Walk

Posted: Saturday July 23, 2016. 1:43 p.m. CST. By Dalila Ical.: The 3rd annual Sugar Fest is currently underway at the BSI field in Orange Walk. The event is organized…

Tilapia Workshop underway

Tilapia Workshop underway

Posted: Monday, June 13, 2016. 8:21 p.m. CST By Dalila Ical: Last week more than 20 aquaculture producers and others in related professions took part in a “Wonderful Tilapia Farming…

World Environment Day observed in Belize

World Environment Day observed in Belize

Posted: Tuesday, June 7, 2016. 1:47 p.m. CST By BBN Staff: World Environment Day (WED), observed in over a 100 nations on June 5th this year, was honored in Belize…

Toledo Chocolate Fest starts tomorrow!

Toledo Chocolate Fest starts tomorrow!

Posted: Thursday, May 19, 2016. 4:19 p.m. CST By Chrisbert Garcia: Every year over the Commonwealth Holiday weekend, Toledo District in Southern Belize celebrates its superior cacao with a world…

Trio Village cacao growers get $250,000

Trio Village cacao growers get $250,000

Posted: Thursday, May 12, 2016. 9:39 p.m. CST By BBN Staff: An agro-forestry pilot project to organically grow cacao is helping 200 villagers from Trio Village in the Toledo district…

Farmers of the Year honored at NATS 2016

Farmers of the Year honored at NATS 2016

Posted: Saturday, April 30, 2016. 1:45 p.m. CST By Aaron Humes: The 46th National Agriculture and Trade Show is ongoing this weekend in Belmopan. While this May Day weekend tradition…

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