Wednesday, May 12, 2021

AgriCOP

Seize opportunity to increase income

KUCHING: Local farmers are urged to leverage on the opportunities given by the state government from its emphasis on the agricultural sector to improve their livelihood. Corporate Affairs and Sarawak Public Communications Unit (Ukas) Assistant Minister Abdullah Saidol said the...

Prioritising rural communities with agriculture development

JULAU: Farmers, especially in Meluan constituency, are urged to benefit from the Agriculture Community Outreach Programme (AgriCOP) to develop the local agricultural sector. Meluan assemblyman Rolland Duat Jubin said the state government has allocated RM210,000 for Meluan to implement the...

Better access to new agricultural methods through AgriCOP

KUCHING: Village folk now have better access to new agricultural methods thanks to the Agriculture Community Outreach Programme (AgriCOP). Layar assemblyman Gerald Rentap Jabu said this was through demonstrating new techniques in agriculture to them as one of the initiatives...

Utilise assistance to improve livelihood

KUCHING: Village dwellers are urged to utilise the assistances given by the state government to improve their livelihood, Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Awang Tengah Ali Hasan said. He said the onus is on the recipients to turn their lives...

Coalition ensures development of agriculture sector

SARIKEI: The Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) government has remained committed to develop the agriculture sector in Sarawak. Repok assemblyman Datuk Seri Huang Tiong Sii said the rapid development in Sarikei today had proven the determination of the state government. “The smart...

Call to exploit state’s potential in agriculture

SIBU: Agriculture has been the occupation of the majority of the people in Sarawak since the earliest days. Senator Robert Lau said that in the early days agriculture was meant to produce food for the family "Over time agriculture has become...

Serembu main site for paddy plantation

BAU: The Serembu constituency will be developed into a main paddy plantation area for this district. Its assemblyman Miro Simuh said a 600-acre swamp land has been identified in a combined area of Kampung Sekunyit, Kampung Peninjau and Kampung Segak...

Good road network a boon to rural farmers

BINTULU: Good rural road networks will definitely help increase productivity among farmers, said Minister in the Chief Minister's Department (Integrity and Ombudsman) Datuk Talib Zulpilip. "They enable farmers to get their produce to markets wherever they are in the state,...

Tenders called for RM4.8m project on alternative water supply

LUNDU: Tenders have been called for another RM4.8 million worth of Sarawak Alternative Water Supply (SAWAS) project for Kampung Pugu, Kampung Sekambal, Selarat, and Matang Terap Lundu through the Rural Water Supply Department (RWSD). The project will solve the water...

Villagers urged to boost economy

KUCHING: The Serembu constituency is now equipped with basic facilities under the watch of the Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) government. Its assemblyman Miro Simuh said for the past four years, he had tried to bring development to the area to...
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