Private Motion – Agricultural Policy

Senate - 5th Session - 5th Republican Parliament

WHEREAS an efficient agricultural industry forms the basis of every successful economy; and

WHEREAS agricultural output continues its secular decline in Trinidad and Tobago; and

WHEREAS Government's stated policy is to diversify the economy and stimulate broad-based growth;

BE IT RESOLVED that Government fully explain its policy towards agriculture and detail the measures it has taken and propose to take to raise agricultural output and incomes and enhance the quality of rural life.

(By Sen. Prof. John Spence)

3 Aug 2000
Senate Debate - Day 1Hansard
4 speakersShow Speakers
1.Senator Prof. John Spence [Independent Senator]
2.Senator Prof. Julian Kenny [Independent Senator]
3.Senator Dr. Eric St. Cyr [Independent Senator]
4.Senator Nafeesa Mohammed [Opposition Senator]