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March 16, 2021

Lenten diet: from seafood to smoothies

The month of March marks exactly one year since the COVID-19 pandemic entered our borders. It has been a testing year, but we are nevertheless thankful […]
February 24, 2021

Importance of women in agriculture

Compared to men, women and girls are still more severely affected by poverty, hunger and disease. When food is scarce, female family members often get the […]
February 9, 2021


A mushroom is a body of fungus that takes the form of a domed cap on the stalk, with gills on the underside of the cap.  […]
January 26, 2021

Caring for our country’s wildlife

Trinidad and Tobago is one of the most bio-diverse places in the world, filled with wildlife unlike any other. ‘Wildlife’ can be defined as all organisms […]
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 […]