‘Agriculture sector not declining’

Minister for Agriculture, Rural and Maritime Development, Waterways and Environment, Dr. Mahendra Reddy pictured with Fiji National University vice chancellor Professor Nigel Healey after the Minister's public lecture at the Fiji National University campus in Koronivia, Nausori on Monday, February 25, 2019. Picture: JONACANI LALAKOBAU

THE agriculture sector in Fiji is not declining, says Agriculture Minister Dr Mahendra Reddy. Dr Reddy said agriculture sector output had increased, however, the only issue was agriculture’s relative importance in the economy had gone down. “The other sectors, non-agricultural sectors have grown at a much faster rate than the agriculture sector,” Dr Reddy said. […]

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