Agriculture officials tour premier’s farm

Premier Alden McLaughlin gives officials attending a regional agriculture conference a tour of his farm and others in East End Tuesday. Pictured with the premier, right, are Ambassador Irwin LaRocque, secretary-general and chief executive officer of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), left, and Ansari Hosein of the Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute. The week-long conference continues until Friday with meetings, workshops and interactive sessions, as well as the Caribbean Week of Agriculture MarketPlace trade show at the Arts and Recreation Centre at Camana Bay, featuring produce and services stalls from local, regional and international vendors. The trade show is open to the public.