Published 10 November 2023
Buckie Got It, St Kitts and Nevis News Source
Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Agriculture, Mr. Miguel Flemming led a small delegation on Friday, 3rd November 2023, along with President of the St. Kitts Farmers Consortium, Meshach Alford, to meet with a key stakeholder in the agricultural sector.
The group highlighted the importance of strengthening the relationship between the local supermarkets and food producers and addressed plans that are afoot for the 25 by 25 agenda.
The topics of discussion included the Consortium Production Program and ways to strengthen the relationship between the Marketing Unit and supermarket chains.
The stakeholder who will play a pivotal role in the success of this endeavour, expressed their interest and commitment to support local farmers.
The meeting concluded with everyone in agreement with the way forward.