Hon. Saboto Caesar


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The Ministry of Agriculture is encouraging persons to adhere to the safety requirements for the importation of meat and meat products for the Christmas Season.

The Ministry says it will continue regulatory work to ensure the safety of the meat and meat products entering the country.

Veterinary Officer from the Animal Health and Production Unit, Dr. Malaika Glasgow says persons must apply for an import permit for all meat and meat products arriving in the country.


SOURCE:  National Broadcasting Corporation (NBC Radio)

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