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Fowler White Burnett Forum on Agribusiness, Environmental and Economic Development in CARICOM

Fowler White Burnett is pleased to announce that today it held an International Forum on the Impact of Agribusiness, Environmental and Economic Development in the CARICOM Region. Spearheaded by Shareholder John H. Friedhoff, the Forum addressed agriculture and agribusiness and the opportunities for expanding trade between the Caribbean and Florida.

Fowler White Burnett is pleased to announce that today it held an International Forum on the Impact of Agribusiness, Environmental and Economic Development in the CARICOM Region. Spearheaded by Shareholder John H. Friedhoff, the Forum addressed agriculture and agribusiness and the opportunities for expanding trade between the Caribbean and Florida.

In addition to discussing agricultural development, environmental needs and economic impact, the Forum addressed the need to move to agroprocessing and agriculture- based manufacturing and discussed the idea of faculty interaction between the University of the West Indies, the University of Guyana, the Guyana School of Agriculture and Zamorano University; furthermore, to increase interaction between the CARICOM nations and the private agriculture sector in the United States with a focus on bilateral and multilateral funding to promote investment and agroprocessing in the territory.

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Posted by Christian Tyler Campbell 2016-02-26 10:25:56 Facebook LinkedIn Twitter Comodo SSL