November 22, 2023

Ministry of Agriculture, Food Security, and Enterprise personnel receive tilapia lab training to diagnose fish diseases

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: Ministry of Agriculture, Food Security, and Enterprise (MAFSE) personnel participated in a workshop on tilapia laboratory techniques to diagnose fish diseases last Thursday.
November 22, 2023

Manslaughter charges brought against Mennonite couple Marvin and Lena Plett in death of 4-year-old foster child Ayana Bennett

The couple are accused of causing the death of their foster child, 4-year-old Ayana Bennett, originally from Belize City, by lashing her several times with a [...]
November 22, 2023

Ministry of Agriculture, Fyffes sign Public Private Partnership for banana flour porridge for school feeding program

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The Ministry of Agriculture, Food Security, and Enterprise (MAFSE) and Fyffes are on Wednesday signing a Public Private Partnership (PPP) for Fyffes to [...]
November 22, 2023

San Francisco School Infant Division visit Yo Creek Agric Station on Children’s Day trip

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: Students from the Infant Division of Orange Walk’s San Francisco School visited the Yo Creek Agriculture Station last Friday on their Children's Day [...]
November 21, 2023

Foster parents who admitted to lashing of Ayana Bennett Moody to face serious charges, says Commissioner of Police

Her foster parents, Mennonites from the village of Spanish Lookout, Cayo District, are being held on charges of aggravated assault but will certainly face more serious [...]
November 19, 2023

Belize’s Garinagu communities mark 200 years of settlement on Garifuna Settlement Day

By Aaron Humes: Official ceremonies are underway countrywide to mark the double centennial of Garifuna settlement in Belize.
November 15, 2023

In-person classes suspended in Orange Walk District today, Wednesday

Schools at all levels in the Orange Walk District will have no classes in person today, Wednesday, with schools encouraged to hold classes online where possible.
November 14, 2023

OIRSA, SIRDI, CRESAP lead biological pest control training for 30 participants in Lucky Strike

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: Thirty persons, including farmers and Ministry of Agriculture personnel, participated in a workshop on Biological Pest Control on Vegetable Crops in Lucky Strike, Belize [...]