Agriculture Minister Grant Brags on Government Investments in Agriculture
Minister for Agriculture, Fidel Grant, says over the last five years government has spent over 150 million dollars in the agricultural sector.
While food security has been a priority for the world over, Dominica’s government has work to stabilize the agricultural sector through several investments in efforts to ensure continued food security on the island.
According to Grant, government has spent over 28 million dollars on access roads within the past year.
Noting more of government’s investments, he added government is currently taking on its largest investment in the agricultural sector with the construction of an over four million US Dollar science complex, courtesy of grant funding from the Chinese Government.