2021 Farm Labour Support Programme

PR – The Ministry of Agriculture, Lands  and Forestry is inviting applications from registered farmers for the 2021 Farm  Labour Programme. The programme has the following components:  

  • Tree Crop Rehabilitation & Maintenance 
  • Tree Crop Establishment 
  • Root & Staple Crop Establishment 
  • Support to Livestock Sector 

The following are the terms and conditions of the programme: 1. Beneficiaries MUST be registered farmers, in good standing. 

  1. The support previously provided by the programme will NOT be repeated, if it  has not been maintained. 
  2. The time allotted to each beneficiary will be determined after assessment by the  Extension Division and MUST be adhered to. 
  3. Plants MUST be purchased in advance for the establishment of new plots. 

To maintain the COVID-19 protocols, interested farmers are asked to complete an  online application form; farmers without internet access are required to collect  forms and submit completed applications to their District Extension Offices. All  applications should be received no later than Friday June 18, 2021.