President Adama receives Brikama Ba Farmers Cooperative Society
President Adama on Thursday received Brikama Ba Farmers Cooperative Society who were at the presidency to update him on the state of affairs at the Jahaly-Pacharr rice field in the CRR.
The delegation, led by Mr Haruna Gassama, pleaded with the President to make the revival of the rice fields a priority.
In his response, the President assured the delegation that the Jalahly-Pacharr rice fields is already a priority to his government. He revealed that ten (10) tractors will be allocated for the revival of the rice project at Jahaly-Pacharr. Additionally, the President informed the delegation about the 80 million dollars agriculture project that would soon be launched to ensure the cultivation, processing, and packaging of made in The Gambia rice.