Agriculture sector growth opens more opportunities

These unprecedented times are bringing about a boom in local agriculture.

This was emphasized by Dr. Mahendra Reddy, Agriculture Minister, during the Mini-Agriculture Show

The weekend saw the opening of the Agriculture Farm Machineries Exhibition at Sigatoka's Nacolevu Research Station.

Dr. Reddy claims that the Gross Domestic Product of our agricultural sector has increased by an average 7.9% per year over the past ten years.

The non-sugar agricultural GDP grew by 83.4%.

Dr. Reddy said that these results were possible because of the hard work of all involved in the value chain, including farmers, vendors, exporters, farmers, and vendors.

President Salva Kiir urges the public to prioritize agriculture