Women embrace farming technology in St Ann

Verene Campbell and Louise Lawrence, farmers from Watt Town, St Ann, are excited that greenhouse farmers will soon have a cold storage facility.
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Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 7:15am
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A recent meeting of greenhouse farmers in Water Valley, Alexandria, St Ann, revealed that a large number of women are embracing farming technologies.Watt Town was one of three St Ann communities which benefited from the Jamaica Social Investment Fund and Jamaica Bauxite Institute Water Harvesting Cluster Greenhouse Project in 2015. Twenty greenhouses were built in the community on lands provided by the Noranda Bauxite Company.