Advise on Poultry Husbandry and Farm Management

Who Qualifies
Farmers

How to obtain Service by theAnimal Production and Health Services Division
Please call the National Animal DiseaseCentre for an appointment

Contact Information
Poultry Surveillance Unit, National Animal Disease Centre,
Caroni North Bank Road, Centeno
Tel: 642-0063/64 ,642-8157, 642-0055 (disease hotline)

Advisory services to farmers with respect to Animal Production

Who Qualifies

All Livestock Farmers
How to obtain Service by the Animal Production and Health Services Division
Call the Centeno Livestock Station
Contact Information
Centeno Livestock Station, El Carmen, 669-5296 or 669-1159

Agricultural Incentive (A full list of incentives available at the County Extension Offices)

Who Qualifies
Registered Farmers with card

How to obtain Service bythe Regional Administration North Division
Documents needed:

  • Original receipts / bills / invoices
  • Land and building taxes for the current year
  • Deed
  • Inspector’s certificate.
  • Certified copy for vehicle, if purchasing
  • Farmers card
  • National Identifaction card.

Application can be made at CountyExtension Office.

Contact Information
County Offices:

St. George West Farm Road, Curepe
Tel: 662-1886/5127 ; Fax: 6623898

St. George East, Amazon Road Wallerfield
Tel / Fax: 667-8488.

St. Andrew/ St. David, Oropouche Road, Sangre Grande
Tel: 668-2449, Fax 668-2855.

County Caroni, Old Southern Main Road, Chase Village
Tel: 672-0878; Fax 671-1861.

Agricultural Incentive Programme. Incentives offered for:

  • Land preparation
  • Machinery and equipment
  • Soil conservation
  • Vehicles
  • Some tree crops (cocoa, citrus and coffee
  • rehabilitation and coconuts)
  • Water for agriculture
  • Pasture management for livestock

Who Qualifies
Registered Farmers

How to obtain Service by the Regional Administration South Division
To access Incentives, applicant must:

  • Be registered as a farmer
  • Provide Proof of interest in the land
  • Provide Proof of receipt for goods and services

Contact Information
County Offices:
County Victoria Office

Breeding Unit Trace
Craignish Village
Princes Town
Tel: 655-7526 / 3428 / 5637
Fax: 655-7526
Counties Nariva&Mayaro Office

Analytical Analyses

  • Plant tissue
  • Water
  • Fertilizers
  • Compost
  • Livestock feed

Who Qualifies
General Public/Farmers

How to obtain Service by the Research Division

  • Requests can be made Via County Offices
  • Directly to Division

Contact Information
Research Division
Central Experiment Station, Centeno
Tel: 646-4334/7
Fax: 646-1646
Email: researchstaff@fplma.gov.tt

Animal Health and Production / Advisory Services to Farmers

Who Qualifies
Livestock Farmers

How to obtain Service by theAnimal Production and Health Services Division
Call the appropriate County Office for appointment

Contact Information
Veterinary County Offices
Wallerfield – Tel: 667-8488
El Reposo Demonstration Station –Tel:  668-2449 / 668-5127
Rio Claro Demonstration Station – Tel: 644-2326
St. Patrick (Penal) – Tel: 647-8460 / 647-4672
Point Fortin – Tel: 648-2384
Victoria – Tel: 652-2033
St. George County Office, Havelock St, Curepe –Tel:  662-5986
Caroni – Tel: 672-4411

Animal Inspection

Who Qualifies
Livestock Farmers

How to obtain Service by theAnimal Production and Health Services Division
Call the appropriate County Office for appointment

Contact Information
Veterinary County Offices
Wallerfield – Tel: 667-8488
El Reposo Demonstration Station –Tel:  668-2449 / 668-5127
Rio Claro Demonstration Station – Tel: 644-2326
St. Patrick (Penal) – Tel: 647-8460 / 647-4672
Point Fortin – Tel: 648-2384
Victoria – Tel: 652-2033
St. George County Office, Havelock St, Curepe –Tel:  662-5986
Caroni – Tel: 672-4411

Construction and installation of sluice gates and other water management structures within agricultural projects

Who Qualifies
Registered Farmers

How to obtain Service bythe Land and Water Development Division
These services can only be accessed by contacting any of the County Offices     

Contact Information
County Offices:
St. George West - Farm Road, Curepe,
Tel: 662-1886/5127; Fax: 662-3898

St. George East, Amazon Road Wallerfield
Tel / Fax: 667-8488.

St. Andrew/ St. David, Oropouche RoadSangre Grande,
Tel: 668-2449 ; Fax 668-2855.

 County Caroni, Old Southern Main Road
Chase Village, Phone: 672-0878;
Tel: 672-0878; Fax :671-1861.

Construction of culverts and farm crossings (not farmer’s holdings)

Who Qualifies
Registered Farmers

How to obtain Service bythe Land and Water Development Division
These services can only be accessed by contacting any of the County Offices     

Contact Information
County Offices:
St. George West - Farm Road, Curepe,
Tel: 662-1886/5127; Fax: 662-3898

St. George East, Amazon Road Wallerfield
Tel / Fax: 667-8488.

St. Andrew/ St. David, Oropouche RoadSangre Grande,
Tel: 668-2449 ; Fax 668-2855.

 County Caroni, Old Southern Main Road
Chase Village, Phone: 672-0878;
Tel: 672-0878; Fax :671-1861.

Construction of farm ponds on agricultural state lands

Who Qualifies
Registered Farmers

How to obtain Service bythe Land and Water Development Division
These services can only be accessed by contacting any of the County Offices     

Contact Information
County Offices:
St. George West - Farm Road, Curepe,
Tel: 662-1886/5127; Fax: 662-3898

St. George East, Amazon Road Wallerfield
Tel / Fax: 667-8488.

St. Andrew/ St. David, Oropouche RoadSangre Grande,
Tel: 668-2449 ; Fax 668-2855.

 County Caroni, Old Southern Main Road
Chase Village, Phone: 672-0878;
Tel: 672-0878; Fax :671-1861.

Demonstration of farming techniques is done in collaboration with ETIS

Who Qualifies

All livestock farmers
How to obtain Service by the Animal Production and Health Services Division
Click Here or Visit the ETIS Division page for a list of FREE Training Courses Offered
Contact Information
Farmers Training Centre,
Caroni North Bank Road, Centeno
Tel. No: 646-1966; 642-0167
Fax No: 642-0601
Email: FPETIS@gov.tt

Demonstration of improved irrigation techniques

Who Qualifies
Registered Farmers

How to obtain Service bythe Land and Water Development Division
These services can only be accessed by contacting any of the County Offices     

Contact Information
County Offices:
St. George West - Farm Road, Curepe,
Tel: 662-1886/5127; Fax: 662-3898

St. George East, Amazon Road Wallerfield
Tel / Fax: 667-8488.

St. Andrew/ St. David, Oropouche RoadSangre Grande,
Tel: 668-2449 ; Fax 668-2855.

 County Caroni, Old Southern Main Road
Chase Village, Phone: 672-0878;
Tel: 672-0878; Fax :671-1861.

Desilting of drainage and irrigation channels within agricultural projects

Who Qualifies
Registered Farmers

How to obtain Service bythe Land and Water Development Division
These services can only be accessed by contacting any of the County Offices     

Contact Information
County Offices:
St. George West - Farm Road, Curepe,
Tel: 662-1886/5127; Fax: 662-3898

St. George East, Amazon Road Wallerfield
Tel / Fax: 667-8488.

St. Andrew/ St. David, Oropouche RoadSangre Grande,
Tel: 668-2449 ; Fax 668-2855.

 County Caroni, Old Southern Main Road
Chase Village, Phone: 672-0878;
Tel: 672-0878; Fax :671-1861.

Diagnosis, Treatment and Control of Poultry Disease

Who Qualifies
Farmers

How to obtain Service by theAnimal Production and Health Services Division
Please call the National Animal DiseaseCentre for an appointment

Contact Information
Poultry Surveillance Unit, National Animal Disease Centre,
Caroni North Bank Road, Centeno
Tel: 642-0063/64 ,642-8157, 642-0055 (disease hotline)

Duty Free Concession on Agricultural Equipment and Machinery

Who Qualifies
All registered farmers with green card

How to obtain Service by the Regional Administration North Division
Interested persons should write to the Chief Technical Officer (CTO) seeking Duty Free Concession

Contact Information
Chief Technical Office, Head Office, St. ClairCircle, St, Clair,
Tel: 6221221/ 1222 : Fax: 6228202

Extension Advisory Services to the farming community on:

  • Management of plant pests and diseases
  • Production of various agricultural commodities (crops and livestock including bees) in a business likemanner using good agricultural practices
  • Water management
  • Record keeping
  • Services offered by the Ministry of Food Production
  • Referral service

Who Qualifies
Registered Farmers

How to obtain Service bythe Regional Administration South Division
Services are accessible to the South region through the County Offices

Contact Information
County Offices:
County Victoria Office

Breeding Unit Trace
Craignish Village
Princes Town
Tel: 655-7526 / 3428 / 5637
Fax: 655-7526
Email: rasstaff@fplma.gov.tt
Counties Nariva&Mayaro Office

Rio Claro Mayaro Road
Ecclesville, Rio Claro
Tel: 644-2326 / 2882
Fax: 644-2882
St. Patrick West Office

Reid Road
Point Fortin
Tel / Fax: 648-2384 / 648-1426
County St. Patrick East Office

Extension Support to Farmers

Who Qualifies
All farmers within the North Region

How to obtain Service by the Regional Administration North Division
Contact Officers at County Offices via telephone or by visiting your County Offices

Contact Information
County Offices:

St. George West Farm Road, Curepe
Tel: 662-1886/5127 ; Fax: 6623898

St. George East, Amazon Road Wallerfield
Tel / Fax: 667-8488.

St. Andrew/ St. David, Oropouche Road, Sangre Grande
Tel: 668-2449, Fax 668-2855.

County Caroni, Old Southern Main Road, Chase Village
Tel: 672-0878; Fax 671-1861.

Farmers Registration

Who Qualifies
All farmers 18yrs and over.

How to obtain Service bythe Regional Administration North Division
Documents needed :

  • Original and copy of deed.
  • Original and copy of most recent land taxes
  • One form of identification
    • Electoral
    • ID card,
    • Passport or, Naturalization Certificate,
    • Driver’s Permit.
  • Two ID size pictures.
  • Must be able to show proof of interest in the land being farmed
  • Must be farming at least 1/8 of an acre

Application can be madeat CountyExtension Offices.

Contact Information
County Offices:

St. George West Farm Road, Curepe
Tel: 662-1886/5127 ; Fax: 6623898

St. George East, Amazon Road Wallerfield
Tel / Fax: 667-8488.

St. Andrew/ St. David, Oropouche Road, Sangre Grande
Tel: 668-2449, Fax 668-2855.

County Caroni, Old Southern Main Road, Chase Village
Tel: 672-0878; Fax 671-1861.

Farms Surveillance (Broilers, Layers, Ducks, Turkeys and Rabbits)

Who Qualifies
Farmers

How to obtain Service by theAnimal Production and Health Services Division
Please call the National Animal DiseaseCentre for an appointment

Contact Information
Poultry Surveillance Unit, National Animal Disease Centre,
Caroni North Bank Road, Centeno
Tel: 642-0063/64 ,642-8157, 642-0055 (disease hotline)

Flood Damage Relief

Who Qualifies
All crop farmers

How to obtain Service by the Regional Administration North Division
Report flooding incident to County Offices within 14 days.

Contact Information
County Offices:

St. George West Farm Road, Curepe
Tel: 662-1886/5127 ; Fax: 6623898

St. George East, Amazon Road Wallerfield
Tel / Fax: 667-8488.

St. Andrew/ St. David, Oropouche Road, Sangre Grande
Tel: 668-2449, Fax 668-2855.

County Caroni, Old Southern Main Road, Chase Village
Tel: 672-0878; Fax 671-1861.

Hot Line Contact - Pest

Who Qualifies
General Public/Farmers

How to obtain Service by the Research Division

  • Requests can be made via Agricultural Extension Offices
  • Directly to Division

Contact Information
Research Division
Central Experiment Station, Centeno
Tel: 646-6284
Fax: 646-1646
Email: researchstaff@fplma.gov.tt

Interacts regularly with farmers and other stakeholders to share information and provide advice on matters related to praedial larceny

Who Qualifies

General Public, Farmers, Vendors

How to obtain Service by the Praedial Larceny Unit

Members of the public can contact their nearest district office:
Contact Information
Eastern District Office
Farm Road, 
St. Joseph
663-9980/703-0888

Northern District Office
VMCOTT Compound
Beetham Highway,
Port of Spain
703-0881

Central District Office
Carlsen Field, 
Chaguanas
671-7147

Southern District Office
Breeding Unit Tr. 
Craignish Village, 
Princess Town
655-9893/743-3454

Investigate reports and incidents of praedial larceny

Who Qualifies

General Public, Farmers, Vendors

How to obtain Service by the Praedial Larceny Unit

Members of the public can contact their nearest district office:
Contact Information
Eastern District Office
Farm Road, 
St. Joseph
663-9980/703-0888

Northern District Office
VMCOTT Compound
Beetham Highway,
Port of Spain
703-0881

Central District Office
Carlsen Field, 
Chaguanas
671-7147

Southern District Office
Breeding Unit Tr. 
Craignish Village, 
Princess Town
655-9893/743-3454

Land Capability

  • Soil mapping and land capability advice
  • Sale of soil maps and land capability survey books

Who Qualifies
General Public/Farmers

How to obtain Service by the Research Division

  • Requests can be made Via County Offices
  • Directly to Division

Contact Information
Research Division
Central Experiment Station, Centeno
Tel: 646-4334/7
Fax: 646-1646
Email: researchstaff@fplma.gov.tt

Library and Information Services

  • Literature on agriculture and related topics
  • References services
  • Database searches

Who Qualifies
General Public/Farmers

How to obtain Service by the Research Division

  • Requests can be made via Agricultural Extension Offices
  • Directly to Division

Contact Information
Research Division
Central Experiment Station, Centeno
Tel: 646-4334/7
Fax: 646-1646
Email: researchstaff@fplma.gov.tt

Livestock Clinical Care and Treatment

Who Qualifies
Livestock Farmers

How to obtain Service by theAnimal Production and Health Services Division
Call the appropriate County Office for appointment

Contact Information
Veterinary County Offices
Wallerfield – Tel: 667-8488
El Reposo Demonstration Station –Tel:  668-2449 / 668-5127
Rio Claro Demonstration Station – Tel: 644-2326
St. Patrick (Penal) – Tel: 647-8460 / 647-4672
Point Fortin – Tel: 648-2384
Victoria – Tel: 652-2033
St. George County Office, Havelock St, Curepe –Tel:  662-5986
Caroni – Tel: 672-4411

Maintenance of agricultural access roads previously constructed by the Ministry

Who Qualifies
Registered Farmers

How to obtain Service bythe Land and Water Development Division
These services can only be accessed by contacting any of the County Offices     

Contact Information
County Offices:
St. George West - Farm Road, Curepe,
Tel: 662-1886/5127; Fax: 662-3898

St. George East, Amazon Road Wallerfield
Tel / Fax: 667-8488.

St. Andrew/ St. David, Oropouche RoadSangre Grande,
Tel: 668-2449 ; Fax 668-2855.

 County Caroni, Old Southern Main Road
Chase Village, Phone: 672-0878;
Tel: 672-0878; Fax :671-1861.

Monitoring of Livestock and Humans for incidents of Bat Biting Monitoring and Control of the Vampire Bat Population

Who Qualifies
Livestock Farmers and Members of the Public

How to obtain Service by theAnimal Production and Health Services Division
Call your County Office for appointment

Contact Information
Anti-Rabies Unit
Wallerfield – Tel: 667-8488
El Reposo Dem. Stat. – Tel: 668-2449, 668-5727
Rio Claro Dem. Stat. – Tel: 644-2326
St. Patrick (Penal) – Tel: 647-8460 / 647-4672
Point Fortin – Tel:  648-2384
Victoria – Tel: 652-2033
St. George County Office, Havelock St, Curepe – Tel: 662-5986
Caroni – Tel: 672-4411
National Animal Disease Centre, Caroni North Bank Road, Centeno Tel: 642-0063/64

On-farm demonstration, trials, farmer field schools

Who Qualifies
All agricultural entrepreneurs and Ministry staff

How to obtain Service bythe Extension Training and Information Services (ETIS) Division
Contact the Division

Contact Information
ETIS, Centeno
Tel: 646-2737/8
Fax: 642-6747
Email: etis@fplma.gov.tt

Participate in programmes and activities aimed at praedial larceny awareness

Who Qualifies

General Public, Farmers, Vendors

How to obtain Service by the Praedial Larceny Unit

Members of the public can contact their nearest district office:
Contact Information
Eastern District Office
Farm Road, 
St. Joseph
663-9980/703-0888

Northern District Office
VMCOTT Compound
Beetham Highway,
Port of Spain
703-0881

Central District Office
Carlsen Field, 
Chaguanas
671-7147

Southern District Office
Breeding Unit Tr. 
Craignish Village, 
Princess Town
655-9893/743-3454

Perform regular foot and mobile patrols within farming communities and markets

Who Qualifies

General Public, Farmers, Vendors

How to obtain Service by the Praedial Larceny Unit

Members of the public can contact their nearest district office:
Contact Information
Eastern District Office
Farm Road, 
St. Joseph
663-9980/703-0888

Northern District Office
VMCOTT Compound
Beetham Highway,
Port of Spain
703-0881

Central District Office
Carlsen Field, 
Chaguanas
671-7147

Southern District Office
Breeding Unit Tr. 
Craignish Village, 
Princess Town
655-9893/743-3454

Pest and disease diagnoses

  • Disease identification
  • Pest identification
  • Pest management advice

Who Qualifies
General Public/Farmers

How to obtain Service by the Research Division

  • Requests can be made via Agricultural Extension Offices
  • Directly to Division

Contact Information
Research Division
Central Experiment Station, Centeno
Tel: 646-4334/7
Fax: 646-1646
Email: researchstaff@fplma.gov.tt

Plant Sales of Citrus, Mango, Avocado, Tropical Fruits, Ornamentals, Herbs and Spices Cocoa, Breadfruit, Coffee

Who Qualifies
Farmers and the General Public

How to obtain Service bythe Agricultural Services Division
Sales Offices:
St. Augustine Nurseries, from 8.00 am to 2.00 pm Mon to Fri.
La Reunion Plant Propagation Station, from 8.00 am to 2.00 pm Mon to Fri.

Contact Information
Farm Road, Curepe
Tel: 662 – 2692

Caroni North Bank Road, Centeno
Tel: 646 – 2651

Preventative Medicine Programmes for Animals

Who Qualifies
Livestock Farmers

How to obtain Service by theAnimal Production and Health Services Division
Call the appropriate County Office for appointment

Contact Information
Veterinary County Offices
Wallerfield – Tel: 667-8488
El Reposo Demonstration Station –Tel:  668-2449 / 668-5127
Rio Claro Demonstration Station – Tel: 644-2326
St. Patrick (Penal) – Tel: 647-8460 / 647-4672
Point Fortin – Tel: 648-2384
Victoria – Tel: 652-2033
St. George County Office, Havelock St, Curepe –Tel:  662-5986
Caroni – Tel: 672-4411

Prevention and Control of Bovine Tuberculosis (TB)

Who Qualifies
Livestock Farmers

How to obtain Service by theAnimal Production and Health Services Division
Call the appropriate County Office for appointment

Contact Information
Veterinary County Offices
Wallerfield – Tel: 667-8488
El Reposo Demonstration Station –Tel:  668-2449 / 668-5127
Rio Claro Demonstration Station – Tel: 644-2326
St. Patrick (Penal) – Tel: 647-8460 / 647-4672
Point Fortin – Tel: 648-2384
Victoria – Tel: 652-2033
St. George County Office, Havelock St, Curepe –Tel:  662-5986
Caroni – Tel: 672-4411

Provide farmers and agricultural stakeholders with assistance and direction in the reduction in praedial larceny

Who Qualifies

General Public, Farmers, Vendors

How to obtain Service by the Praedial Larceny Unit

Members of the public can contact their nearest district office:
Contact Information
Eastern District Office
Farm Road, 
St. Joseph
663-9980/703-0888

Northern District Office
VMCOTT Compound
Beetham Highway,
Port of Spain
703-0881

Central District Office
Carlsen Field, 
Chaguanas
671-7147

Southern District Office
Breeding Unit Tr. 
Craignish Village, 
Princess Town
655-9893/743-3454

Provide technical advice re farm buildings

Who Qualifies
Registered Farmers

How to obtain Service bythe Land and Water Development Division
These services can only be accessed by contacting any of the County Offices     

Contact Information
County Offices:
St. George West - Farm Road, Curepe,
Tel: 662-1886/5127; Fax: 662-3898

St. George East, Amazon Road Wallerfield
Tel / Fax: 667-8488.

St. Andrew/ St. David, Oropouche RoadSangre Grande,
Tel: 668-2449 ; Fax 668-2855.

 County Caroni, Old Southern Main Road
Chase Village, Phone: 672-0878;
Tel: 672-0878; Fax :671-1861.

Provide technical advice re waste disposal systems

Who Qualifies
Registered Farmers

How to obtain Service bythe Land and Water Development Division
These services can only be accessed by contacting any of the County Offices     

Contact Information
County Offices:
St. George West - Farm Road, Curepe,
Tel: 662-1886/5127; Fax: 662-3898

St. George East, Amazon Road Wallerfield
Tel / Fax: 667-8488.

St. Andrew/ St. David, Oropouche RoadSangre Grande,
Tel: 668-2449 ; Fax 668-2855.

 County Caroni, Old Southern Main Road
Chase Village, Phone: 672-0878;
Tel: 672-0878; Fax :671-1861.

Provision of artificial insemination services for the livestock community

This service is offered week days, weekends and public holidays. The livestock semen is either frozen or fresh depending on the type of animal. The services are performed for cattle, water buffalo, sheep, goats and pigs. There is a limited rabbit artificial insemination service, which is performed on special request.
Who Qualifies
Livestock Farmers
How to obtain Service by the Animal Production and Health Services Division
Call the Artificial Breeding Centre
Contact
Breeding Centre, Heights of Aripo, 667-9291 or 667-9449.

 

Rabies Vaccination of Livestock

Who Qualifies
Livestock Farmers

How to obtain Service by theAnimal Production and Health Services Division
Call the appropriate County Office for appointment

Contact Information
Veterinary County Offices
Wallerfield – Tel: 667-8488
El Reposo Demonstration Station –Tel:  668-2449 / 668-5127
Rio Claro Demonstration Station – Tel: 644-2326
St. Patrick (Penal) – Tel: 647-8460 / 647-4672
Point Fortin – Tel: 648-2384
Victoria – Tel: 652-2033
St. George County Office, Havelock St, Curepe –Tel:  662-5986
Caroni – Tel: 672-4411

Rehabilitation / construction of agricultural access roads in food producing areas

Who Qualifies
Registered Farmers

How to obtain Service bythe Land and Water Development Division
These services can only be accessed by contacting any of the County Offices     

Contact Information
County Offices:
St. George West - Farm Road, Curepe,
Tel: 662-1886/5127; Fax: 662-3898

St. George East, Amazon Road Wallerfield
Tel / Fax: 667-8488.

St. Andrew/ St. David, Oropouche RoadSangre Grande,
Tel: 668-2449 ; Fax 668-2855.

 County Caroni, Old Southern Main Road
Chase Village, Phone: 672-0878;
Tel: 672-0878; Fax :671-1861.

Sale of breeding stock to the Farming Community. Livestock available for sale are dairy cattle, sheep, goats and rabbits

Who Qualifies

Livestock Farmers
How to obtain Service by the Animal Production and Health Services Division
Call the Centeno Livestock Station
Contact
Centeno Livestock Station, El Carmen, 669-5296 or 669-1159.

Seed Sales of Corn, Pigeon Peas, Ochro, Bodi, Hot Pepper, Sorrel and Melongene

Who Qualifies
Farmers and the General Public

How to obtain Service bythe Agricultural Services Division
Sales Offices:
St. Augustine Nurseries, from 8.00 am to 2.00 pm Mon to Fri.

Contact Information
Farm Road, Curepe
Tel: 662 – 2692

Sale of forage

Fresh grass is sold at Mon Jaloux Forage Development Centre and La Gloria Forage Farm to livestock farmers. The Mon Jaloux FDC is currently exploring the production of hay to make it available to farmers for purchase.
Who Qualifies
Livestock Farmers
How to obtain Service by the Animal Production and Health Services Division
Call the Centeno Livestock Station
Contact
Centeno Livestock Station, El Carmen, 669-5296 or 669-1159

Seed Testing

  • Germination
  • Purity

Who Qualifies
General Public/Farmers

How to obtain Service by the Research Division

  • Requests can be made via Agricultural Extension Offices
  • Directly to Division

Contact Information
Research Division
Central Experiment Station, Centeno
Tel: 646-4334/7
Fax: 646-1646
Email: researchstaff@fplma.gov.tt

Soil Testing

  • Nutrient status of soil
  • Fertilizer recommendations
  • PH/lime statistics

Who Qualifies
General Public/Farmers

How to obtain Service by the Research Division

  • Requests can be made Via County Offices
  • Directly to Division

Contact Information
Research Division
Central Experiment Station, Centeno
Tel: 646-4334/7
Fax: 646-1646
Email: researchstaff@fplma.gov.tt

Technical Advice

  • Crop husbandry
  • Agronomy
  • Cocoa processing
  • Post-harvest
  • Animal husbandry
  • Plant protection

Who Qualifies
General Public/Farmers

How to obtain Service by the Research Division

  • Requests can be made Via County Offices
  • Directly to Division

Contact Information
Research Division
Central Experiment Station, Centeno
Tel: 646-4334/7
Fax: 646-1646
Email: researchstaff@fplma.gov.tt

Training programmes on agriculture; agribusiness management; and production of crops and livestock for farmers and home gardeners

Who Qualifies
Farmers and Home Gardeners

How to obtain Service bythe Regional Administration South Division
Services are accessible to the South region through the County Offices

Contact Information
County Offices:
County Victoria Office

Breeding Unit Trace
Craignish Village
Princes Town
Tel: 655-7526 / 3428 / 5637
Fax: 655-7526
Email: rasstaff@fplma.gov.tt
Counties Nariva&Mayaro Office

Rio Claro Mayaro Road
Ecclesville, Rio Claro
Tel: 644-2326 / 2882
Fax: 644-2882
St. Patrick West Office

Reid Road
Point Fortin
Tel / Fax: 648-2384 / 648-1426
County St. Patrick East Office

Vat Exemption on New and Foreign Used Pick- Ups, (up to TT$5000.00)

Who Qualifies
All registered farmers with green card

How to obtain Service by the Regional Administration North Division
Fill out prescribed form which can be obtained from County Offices

Contact Information
County Offices:

St. George West Farm Road, Curepe
Tel: 662-1886/5127 ; Fax: 6623898

St. George East, Amazon Road Wallerfield
Tel / Fax: 667-8488.

St. Andrew/ St. David, Oropouche Road, Sangre Grande
Tel: 668-2449, Fax 668-2855.

County Caroni, Old Southern Main Road, Chase Village
Tel: 672-0878; Fax 671-1861.

Veterinary Diagnostic Services for Livestock Producers

Who Qualifies
Livestock Farmers

How to obtain Service by theAnimal Production and Health Services Division
Call the appropriate County Office for appointment

Contact Information
Veterinary County Offices
Wallerfield – Tel: 667-8488
El Reposo Demonstration Station –Tel:  668-2449 / 668-5127
Rio Claro Demonstration Station – Tel: 644-2326
St. Patrick (Penal) – Tel: 647-8460 / 647-4672
Point Fortin – Tel: 648-2384
Victoria – Tel: 652-2033
St. George County Office, Havelock St, Curepe –Tel:  662-5986
Caroni – Tel: 672-4411

Water quality and water use investigations to enhance on-farm water management

Who Qualifies
Registered Farmers

How to obtain Service bythe Land and Water Development Division
These services can only be accessed by contacting any of the County Offices     

Contact Information
County Offices:
St. George West - Farm Road, Curepe,
Tel: 662-1886/5127; Fax: 662-3898

St. George East, Amazon Road Wallerfield
Tel / Fax: 667-8488.

St. Andrew/ St. David, Oropouche RoadSangre Grande,
Tel: 668-2449 ; Fax 668-2855.

 County Caroni, Old Southern Main Road
Chase Village, Phone: 672-0878;
Tel: 672-0878; Fax :671-1861.