Tag archive for ‘agriculture’
Photo TIM VAN DIJK Farmer Shola(1)
By The Publisher On Monday, October 7th, 2019
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Shola the Farmer: from the backyard to a full-blown organic farm

PHILIPSBURG – Farm today or die tomorrow. That was the in-your-face text on a billboard in front of the agricultural ministry in Anguilla several years ago. Agriculture in St. Maarten has always been a bit More...

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By The Publisher On Sunday, December 10th, 2017
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AGRICULTURE ON ST. MAARTEN – The Case of the Illusive Nut

~ A six part series on agriculture published initially in StMaartenNews.com email newsletter ~ Part 1 – Why we should store up food like animals Ever stop to wonder why so many animals store up food for the More...

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By Online Editor On Friday, March 3rd, 2017
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Homegrown food

There is a lot to be said for the homegrown food Ras Bushman promotes in our front page article. There is also a lot to be said in favor of developing more agriculture on the island. Anguilla once features a banner More...

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By Online Editor On Friday, March 3rd, 2017
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“We need agriculture to heal ourselves again”

GREAT BAY – In light of the call by nutrition activist Rose Rumnit for St. Martiners to begin taking agriculture seriously, a local agriculturalist is advancing that opinion. Ras Bushman, one of the island’s More...