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CARDI pushing coconut industry in Linden

(Guyana Chronicle) THE Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute (CARDI) held its 2018 ‘CARDI DAY’ in the mining town of Linden under the theme, “Celebrating the potential of the region’s coconut industry”. The event saw…

Caribbean Farmers Prepare for Coconut Boom

(Caribbean360) —Coconuts are a long-time staple of Caribbean cuisine, and practically an emblem of the region’s climate and culture. But a new international initiative is shifting coconut’s image to an icon for business process innovation,…

Coconut boost for Barbados, Region

Barbados and the region can have a bustling coconut industry, despite being smaller than major growers such as Indonesia and The Philippines. This assertion was made by Maurice Wilson, who is the Regional Coconut Industry Coordinator at…

Barbados Moves Closer To Coconut Industry

Barbados has taken an all-inclusive approach to developing its coconut industry. Growers, vendors, processors, and agricultural officials met at the Ministry of Agriculture’s Graeme Hall, Christ Church office, this morning, for the…