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Bringing Growth and Health to the Grenadian Nutmeg Industry

The nutmeg industry in Grenada is a large contributor to the local economy, serving directly and indirectly as a major source of employment and economic support for a significant portion of the local population. In September 2004, Grenada was devastated by Hurricane Ivan. Six parishes on the island more

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From Savings to Health: A Community Agricultural Initiative

Barbados, Minister of Agriculture, the Honorable Senator Hensley Benn revealed that at the end of 2007, Barbados’ food import bill was $523,995,835 (US $261,997,719). He stated the country had to find ways to increase food production. Too much of Barbados’ money is being spent on importing food, whmore

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