Farmers recognised for hard work
7 July, 2019, 9:00 pm
FIJI’s growth and development has been supported by developing a vibrant agricultural sector.
These are the words of Minister of Agriculture, Rural & Maritime Development, Waterways and Environment – Dr. Mahendra Reddy.
He was speaking at the Farmer’s Awards Night this evening in Nasinu at Valelevu Multipurpose Court.
Dr. Reddy says for a vibrant agricultural sector, there is a need for transformation towards a market driven commercial agriculture which will consist of Agricultural Entrepreneurs.
Some farmers were recognised and acknowledged for their hard work.
Farmer of the year Award went to Birja Nand of Savusavu.