Production and sale of Commodities

  • Orchard Nursery plants - cocoa, coffee, breadfruit, citrus, mango, avocado, assorted minor fruit crops ( guava, carambola, cherry, pommerac,  pommecythere, plum etc.),
  • Herbs and spices – thyme, basil, tarragon, mint, neem, clove etc.
  • Ornamentals – allamanda, ixora, duranta, croton, dracaena etc.
  • Seeds: corn, pigeon pea, bodi, sorrel, pumpkin, ochro, melongene, hot pepper.
  • Root Crop Planting Material: cassava, yam, sweet potato     
  • Banana planting material - Plantain, soucrier, silk

 

Who Qualifies
Farmers and the General Public

How to obtain Service bythe Agricultural Services Division
 La Reunion Plant Propagation Station
Contact Nos:  Tel. 646-2651 / 646-8200
Opening hours: 8.30 am to 2.00 pm
Mondays to Fridays except Public Holidays

Marper Farm, Manzanilla
Contact Nos:  Tel. 691-2846 / Fax. 691-2847
Opening hours: 8.30 am to 2.00 pm
Mondays to Fridays except Public Holidays

St Augustine Nurseries, Curepe
Contact Nos:  Tel. 662- 2692 / 645- 6552/ fax 662-7515
Opening hours: 8.30 am to 2.00 pm
Mondays to Fridays except Public Holidays

El Carmen Seed Unit, Centeno
Contact Nos. Tel. 669-8402 / 669-8508
Opening hours: 8.30 am to 2.00 pm
Mondays to Fridays except Public Holidays

 

Price Listing and Order Form of Commodities

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FRUIT PLANTS                                         

 FRUIT TYPE  

(Fruit trees are exempted from VAT) 

                                 NEW PRICE 

EACH ($) 

 Citrus*   25.00 
 Ornamental citrus plants    75.00 
 Breadfruit*   25.00 
 Cocoa, Coffee   2.50 
 Passion fruit   15.00 
 Barbadine   20.00 
 Other fruits – grafted* 

Other fruits – seedlings*

 

 25.00 

20.00 

 Banana (Musa spp.) in bags   15.00 
 Banana (Musa spp.) 

Peepers/suckers/bullheads 

 6.00 

 *Farmers with a valid farmer’s identification card : cost is $15.00, for orders over 50

   

HERBS AND SPICES                      

 

HERBS AND SPICES TYPE

 
 PRICE ($) 
 Most Tree Types   20.00 
 Mauby, Clove and Spice   20.00 
 

Thyme

 
 6.00 
 Seedlings of seasoning plants 

2.00 

 All Others   

15.00 

     

ORNAMENTALS                                                 

 ORNAMENTALS   NEW PRICE (VAT Exclusive) 
   

Small (6”bags)

 
 

Large (12”bags)

 
 

ALL ORNAMENTALS* 

 

10.00

  
 

15.00

 

Hybrids – Acalypha, Aglaonema, Begonia, Croton, Calathea, Crinum lily, Cordyline,   Dracaena, Flamboyant, Ficus benjamina, Frangipani, Ground Orchid, Heliconia, Hibiscus, Leucophylum, Oleander(var.), Dieffenbachia, Rubber plant, Sanseveria, Impatiens, Syngonium, Ferns, Schefflera, Mussaenda (yellow, white red) 

 

25.00

 
 

45.00

 
 Almond, Begonia, Croton,Chlorophytum, Leea, Juniper                    10.00                   20.00 
 

Common Palm (Areca sp.)

  
 

10.00

  
 

25.00

  
 

Palms (Date palm, Red stem palm, Washingtonia, Fox Tail Palm)

 
 

50.00

 
 

75.00

 
 

Pleomele, Spathiphyllum, Crown of thorns, Ornamental bananas, Vetivier, Conocarpus

 
 

15.00

 
 

30.00

 
 

Exceptions: Double Chaconia

 
 

60.00

 
 

100.00

 
 

Cuphea, Ficus repens,Common ground covers, Hemigraphis

 
 

5.00

 
 

10.00

 

 

*Subject to availability

 

SEEDS                                     

 

SEED TYPE                   

 
 

NEW PRICE ($)/100 gm

 
 

BODI (LOS BANOS)

 
 

5.00

 
 

CORN (local)

 
 

0.40

 
 

HOT PEPPER (YELLOW or RED)

 
 

30.00

 
 

MELONGENE (LONG PURPLE)

 
 

8.00

 
 

OCHRO (PUERTO RICAN DWARF)

 

OCHRO (WHITE)

 
  

6.00

 
 

PIGEON PEA (TOBAGO)

 
 

4.00

 
 

PUMPKIN (LOCAL)

 

PUMPKIN (MUSA)

 
 

8.00

 
 

SORREL (EARLY RED)

 
 

6.00

 

   

VEGETATIVE PLANTING MATERIAL

                                 

 

VEGETATIVE PLANTING MATERIAL 

 
 

NEW PRICE ($)/100 gm

 
 

CASSAVA

 
 

1.00/stick (1m-2m long)

 
 

EDDOE

 
 

7.00/kg (tubers and heads)

 
 

GINGER

 
 

12.00 / kg

 
 

SWEET POTATO

 
 

0.20/slip (30cm-50cm long)

 
 

TANNIA

 
 

7.00/kg (tubers and heads)

 
 

TOPI TAMBO

 
 

1.00/set

 
 

YAM

 
 

6.00/kg

 

 

Who Qualifies
Farmers and the General Public

 

How to obtain Service bythe Agricultural Services Division
 La Reunion Plant Propagation Station
Contact Nos:  Tel. 646-2651 / 646-8200
Opening hours: 8.30 am to 2.00 pm
Mondays to Fridays except Public Holidays

 

Marper Farm, Manzanilla
Contact Nos:  Tel. 691-2846 / Fax. 691-2847
Opening hours: 8.30 am to 2.00 pm
Mondays to Fridays except Public Holidays

 

St Augustine Nurseries, Curepe
Contact Nos:  Tel. 662- 2692 / 645- 6552/ fax 662-7515
Opening hours: 8.30 am to 2.00 pm
Mondays to Fridays except Public Holidays

 

El Carmen Seed Unit, Centeno
Contact Nos. Tel. 669-8402 / 669-8508
Opening hours: 8.30 am to 2.00 pm
Mondays to Fridays except Public Holidays

 

 

Outreach Programmes

  • Provision of technical support and assistance to farmers, schools, tertiary institutions, YTEPP, youth groups, rural women, non government organisations and community based organisations through the Delivery of method demonstrations and hands -on practical  training in Plant Propagation Techniques
  • On site tours of stations
  • Participation in national exhibitions and agricultural  fairs.

Who Qualifies
Schools, Colleges andUniversities

How to obtain Service bythe Agricultural Services Division
Letter to the Director, AgriculturalServices at least one month beforethe training is required

Contact Information
 How to access outreach programmes, Forward / fax/ email  a written request to:
 Director, Agricultural Services Division
 St Augustine Nurseries Compound, Farm Road, Curepe
 Contact Nos. 645-6552/Fax 662-5413
 email:  fpagriservices@gov.tt