Produce Exchange and Packing Houses

About the program

It is a program of the Ministry of Agriculture, Marine Resources and Local Government that assists farmers with the marketing of agricultural products.

Country Bahamas
Classification Development of production chains
FNS Dimension Disponibilidad
Website http://www.bahamas.gov.bs/wps/.../produce+exchange+and+packing+houses
Objectives

Assist farmers with the marketing of agricultural products they produce.

Components and/or products

Service Exchange or packaging: Producers bring production to exchange services or for packaging, where the products are labeled and packaged. If production is accepted, the producer then is contacted when the check for their production is ready to be presented. Payment is made within the next three or four weeks. 

There are no costs associated with services.

Target population

Registered farmers.

Scope

Nacional

Geographical coverage Rural
Responsible organism

Bahamas Agricultural and Industrial Corporation

Executing organism Bahamas Agricultural and Industrial Corporation
Financial sources

State.