Minister

Minister
Hon. Saboto Caesar

Biography

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  Welcome to the website of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Fisheries, Rural Transformation, Industry & Labour.
The Ministry is the institutional body of the state responsible for the 
formulation, articulation and implementation of all policies and plans relating to Agriculture, Forestry, Fisheries, Rural Transformation, Industry & Labour. 
The administrative arm of this Ministry is responsible for:
   - The co-ordination of all programmes of the various Departments, Divisions and Units.
  - The maintenance of communication with local, regional and international bodies affecting the functions of the Ministry.
  - The administration of revenue and expenditure transactions approved by Parliament.

Several major initiatives are expected to be implemented in the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries this year, as efforts continue to rehabilitate the sector, following the volcanic eruption last year.

Minister of Agriculture, Saboto Caesar highlighted some of these initiatives, as he contributed to the debate on the 2022 Budget Estimates. Minister Caesar said funds have been allocated to revitalize the Arrowroot Industry.

Minister Caesar said efforts will also continue to develop the Medicinal Cannabis Industry.

SOURCE: National Broadcasting Corporation (NBC)

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