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January 13, 2021

Precision agriculture – less input, more output

‘Precision agriculture’ is simply new ways and use of technologies to increase crop yields and profitability while lowering traditional amounts of input needed to grow crops […]
December 15, 2020

In the new year, plant some more!

I am sure many of us are breathing a sigh of relief as 2020 ends! The year 2020 has definitely proven to us that we should […]
December 1, 2020

Plants to make your Advent and Christmas pop!

It has been a whirlwind of a year but somehow, we’ve made it to the month of December! Even though we may not feel like it, […]
November 18, 2020

Beautiful flowers for the dead

Earlier this month the Church commemorated two important solemnities. The Solemnity of All Saints on November 1 which dates to the 4th century is a day […]
November 4, 2020

Some real Sorrel

As Christmas approaches, one can expect to see vendors in vans or on foot selling bags of bright, red sorrel. Caribbean sorrel is actually the sepals […]
October 20, 2020

In this trying season, let’s turn to agriculture

The much anticipated 2020-2021 Trinidad and Tobago Budget was read on October 5, with the follow-up debate on Friday 9. With post-budget talks reflecting fears of […]