This month's edition of 'The Agriculturist' features a thought-provoking piece by our Business Development Manager Hedda Rose Pitter, in which she discusses the topic 'Fertilizer - An Expense or an Investment'. Let us know what you think in the comments, and be sure to grab a copy of 'The Agriculturalist' at a farm store near … Continue reading Fertilizer – An Expense or an Investment
Meet Fersan Farmer Marlon Sheriff. Located in Windsor Castle, St. Mary, he has 20,000 lovely cabbage seedlings established in different stages! We can't wait to see how they grow!
Meet Fersan Farmer Damian Wedderburn; a proud pepper, plantain, Irish potato, and onion farmer, based in St Mary. He spoke to us about how he has been able to improve his crop yield with our products, and with the assistance of our team! Let's take a closer look at his crop!
Meet Fersan Farmer Fitz Albert Blake. Located in Kentish District, Point Hill, St Catherine, Mr Blake just planted 1/2 an acre of Irish potato, using our "Potato Lizer Starta" fertilizer! As is customary in the region, Blake employs the use of a 'cow plough' to prepare the land for cultivation. It is a truly remarkable … Continue reading Fersan Farmer Fitz Albert Blake
For us here at Newport Fersan Jamaica, the year 2017 was filled with so many memorable encounters, and exciting experiences, and we would like to thank YOU our customers, for making it all possible! If you've missed any of it, please enjoy these highlights!
Local production of Irish potatoes is on the rise. And with efforts like the National Irish Potato Program 2017- in collaboration with the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture & Fisheries (MICAF), Newport Fersan Jamaica Limited and H&L Agro - currently underway, we can only look forward to even greater developments in the industry. As with … Continue reading Cultivating Irish Potatoes with Fersan’s ‘Potato-Lizer’
At Newport Fersan Jamaica Limited we love our farmers! Each week we'll be featuring one of our best and brightest in the field. This week we visited Alton Wilmot, in Carmel, Westmoreland, to see how his crops (Irish potato, tomato and cabbage) were doing. Alton, who has been a farmer for 45 years, and a … Continue reading Fersan Farmer Alton Wilmot