Wednesday, April 17, 2019
The Farmers of the Year Competition 2019 (all 6 districts of Belize)
Theme “Innovations in Technology: Driving a Climate Resilient and Competitive Agriculture and Food Sector.”
Judges represented: Department of Agriculture, the Pesticide Control Board and the Caribbean Agriculture Research and Development Institute. (2 rounds of evaluation)
National Agriculture and Trade Show Committee informed the public that this year’s winners are as follows:
The National Agriculture and Trade Show Committee thanks all farmers who actively engaged in the Farmers of the Year 2019 Competition.
The National Agriculture and Trade show will be held from April 26, 27 and 28, 2019.
Male Farmer of the Year – Dan Isai Lopez, from the Cayo District
Female Farmer of the Year – Ana Eloisa Morales, from the Cayo District
Junior Farmer of the Year – Christian Eden Salazar Jr., from the Corozal District