Sale Of Fertilizers to The Farming Community

PR – The Ministry of Agriculture and Lands, Forestry, and  Marine Resources informs the farming community and the public that the sale of fertilizers at  the MNIB Packhouse, River Road, St. George, began today, and will continue while supplies last. 

Sale will commence at 8:30 a.m., and end at 1:00 p.m. each day 

The following fertilizers will be available: 

  • NPK- 15-15-15+ 4MgO 
  • NPK 12-12-17+ 2MgO 
  • NPK16-4-24 
  • NPK12-8-24 
  • NPK 46-0-0 (Urea) 

The following terms and conditions apply: 

  1. Fertilizers will be available to farmers at a low cost of XCD $1.00 per kg, or XCD $25.00 for a 25 kg bag and XCD $50.00 for a 50 kg bag of fertilizer. 
  2. Farmers can only purchase a maximum of 500 kilograms of fertilizer (equal to five 50 kg  bags or ten 25 kg bags). 
  3. Farmers requesting more than 500 kg of fertilizer must have a needs assessment conducted  by the Extension Division and provide a signed letter of clearance from the Chief Extension  Officer. 
  4. Only registered and actively engaged farmers will be able to purchase fertilizers. 
  5. Additional fertilizer types, including calcium nitrate, magnesium nitrate, and white lime, will  be available for sale during July. 

The sale of phosphate-based fertilizers (TSP and MAP) continues every Tuesday and  Wednesday at Mirabeau Agricultural Station from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 

For more information, please contact the Ministry of Agriculture and Lands, Forestry,  and Marine Resources at 440-2708. 

Ministry of Agriculture and Lands, Forestry and Marine Resources …ensuring food and  nutrition security for all!