As part of its mandate to facilitate the continued development of the Agriculture Sector, the Department of Agriculture has the responsibility of providing ongoing training interventions to address the needs of its clients, both famers and agri-business entrepreneurs.
The 2020 Atlantic hurricane season forecast has been released and calls for the number of named storms and hurricanes. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) forecast calls for a likely range of 13 to 19 named storms of which six to 10 could become hurricanes, including three to six major hurricanes. The 2019 Atlantic hurricane season saw 18 named storms, six of which were hurricanes, including three major storms. A major hurricane is one that is Category 3 or stronger on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale.
Published 3rd September 2020, 3:00pm Press Release