Marketing Information Manager

The marketing information section is responsible for explaining and training farmers on how to get customers to buy their farm produce. This section looks at farmer’s products from the production side to the market side. The marketing section is also equipped with marketing information on price updates, how to price a certain product to give good returns and also train farmers on value adding and production chains. These section also advertise farmers produce as an awareness. This section is headed by the marketing Information Officer, Agricultural Economist and Agribusiness officer.

2018 Santo Agriculture Show

The Santo 2018 Agriculture show has been a success. All agricultural products were showcased during the event making the show very successful and attracts a lot of people from the four Northern provinces.

Sustainable agricultural crop production is very important for people's livelihood in terms of food security which means that people need to have food supplies available and stable to guarantee healthy living. 

 Regular farmer training is very important to equip farmers with useful skills and knowledge specifically in agriculture to help them better cultivate their farm land taking into account the importance of crop resilience due to frequent natural disasters.    

 Vanuatu has very important cash crops including kava, cocoa, coconut and coffee. These cash crops contribute greatly to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth. To date there is an increase in kava production and a drop in copra production.