Tag Archives: food

  1. Sky Summer Special with Chef Lavine, follow on Instagram @cheflavine August 10, 2021Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  2. JOINT RELIEF EFFORTS FOR ST VINCENT: UK Government Joins Relief Support Effort

    The Barbados Defence Force recently partnered with the Government of the United Kingdom to continue relief effort to St Vincent and Grenadines in the the aftermath of the La Soufrière volcano eruption. Over one-hundred and thirty-five (135) pallets of humanitarian relief supplies, packed by the BDF Relief Supplies Unit, departed Barbados to St Vincent via […]

    June 17, 2021Featured, NatureNo comments
  3. Global Shapers and Crane Resort Support Charity at Christmas

    The Global Shapers – Bridgetown Hub has completed a third food drive on the behalf of the HIV/AIDS Food Bank to assist the charity with needed food supplies during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond. On this occasion donations were generously provided by The Crane Resort, the oldest continuously operating hotel in the Caribbean. Curator of […]

    December 25, 2020EventsNo comments
  4. Living Waters Community benefits from kindness thanks to Barbados Lotteries

    Every Tuesday evening at about 5:00 pm in Heroes Square in the City, Living Waters donates food and prayers to members of the Barbadian Homeless

    December 23, 2020Games, Photo GalleryNo comments
  5. Screen Display Announce Philanthropic Partnership to Support Covid-19 Food Bank

    A new ally has joined Soroptimist International of Barbados’ (SIB) initiative to put food on the tables of women and families who have been struggling due to the fallout from the Covid-19 pandemic. The women’s service club today announced a philanthropic partnership with digital advertising company Screen Display Network, which will carry promotion for the […]

    December 17, 2020EventsNo comments
  6. The Global Shapers – Bridgetown Hub Extends a Helping Hand

    The Global Shapers – Bridgetown Hub has provided donations for the HIV Food Bank on two occasions to assist the charity with supplies during the COVID-19 pandemic. The first of its two drives provided food stuff in early July while the second drive provided toiletries to the charity last week. Curator of the Global Shapers […]

    August 28, 2020EventsNo comments
  7. Paid a visit yet to “Happy Days Café” in St Lawrence?

    Choose from eggs, bacon, chicken or pork sausage, melted cheese on toast OR have it all – Up to YOU! Coffee/tea/cappuccinos/lattes/espresso shots – HOT OR COLD – available for takeaways! WhatsApp your selection to 833-8431 click on either Ad here on this website – MUST BE 24 HOURS IN ADVANCE…  We will confirm the order […]

    August 20, 2020Agriculture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  8. Over 5,000 Chickmont customers processed using the new e-commerce system during the COVID-19 lockdown

    Chickmont Foods Ltd. (CMT) is reporting success in filling thousands of orders received during the brief shopping window of the 24-hour national COVID-19 lockdown. “We are extremely proud of our team members, our Chickmont heroes, especially those who showed up to serve as essential workers to help feed our nation during this very tenuous time.” […]

    April 24, 2020Agriculture, Breaking News, FeaturedNo comments
  9. Tips on beating the heat #heatwave #heatstroke

    Recommended ways of preventing heat-related illness include: – drinking water, even when you do not feel thirsty; – keeping cool by taking cool showers, putting your feet in cool water or using wet towels on your neck and arms; – wearing cool, light-coloured, loose-fitting clothing and avoiding strenuous activity; – closing blinds or curtains to […]

    September 21, 2019Health, Video GalleryNo comments
  10. Dorian recovery dire as supplies dwindle in Bahamas, bodies bloated and oil contamination

    The humanitarian crisis in the Bahamas is growing increasingly dire almost a week after Hurricane Dorian made landfall. Food, water and other supplies are rapidly running out. Errol Barnett reports on the recovery effort from Grand Bahama.

    September 7, 2019Nature, Video GalleryNo comments
  11. GCG Ground Acquires Company in St Lucia

    GCG Ground, a division of Goddard Enterprises Ltd has expanded its Ground Handling business with the acquisition of Caribbean Dispatch Services Ltd. (CDSL) in St. Lucia. It is expected that the company’s 234 employees will remain unaffected by the acquisition which took effect on August 20th 2019. The company presently provides a full suite of […]

    September 2, 2019BusinessNo comments

    Preparations and fundraising continues in earnest for the CIBC FirstCaribbean/BCS: Breast Screening Programme Walk for the Cure which takes place on Sunday 6th October this year. The staff of the various branches and departments of the bank have been coming up with innovative ways to raise funds to meet the 2019 target of $150,000 Barbados […]

    September 1, 2019HealthNo comments

    The Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) has advised that while a voluntary recall was recently issued by Hanschell Inniss on Kellogg’s Honey Smacks cereal, this as the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) expanded that recall to include ALL Kellogg’s Honey Smacks. Deputy Director (Ag.) of the DCCA, Margaret Campbell-Leslie, said the […]

    June 18, 2018Agriculture, Breaking News, FeaturedNo comments
  14. The Original BAR-B-QUE HUT – Serving T&T for over 2 decades

    After 2 decades of being in operation, popular Trinbagonian food establishment “The Original BAR-B-QUE HUT” is still going strong in delivering its beloved brand of ‘Halal-friendly‘ barbecued offerings to locals and visitors alike. From its humble origins in the late 1990’s as a small venture on South Trunk Road, Bel Air, La Romaine to its […]

    April 16, 2018Agriculture, TravelNo comments
  15. Barbados’ 51st Independence: Rocklyn Buses & Standpipes

    Yes, if you were a well behaved schoolchild, your bus-fare was 15 cents each way, even if you caught 4 buses a day… The little girl sipped from a lifesaver once seen all over the island, before running water in the majority of residences made a Standpipe obsolete… Police used to direct Traffic often instead […]

    November 26, 2017Culture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  16. FirstCaribbean Auto Loan Fair: WIBISCO, Innogen and Autovation among the contributors… November 5, 2017Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  17. “Fisherfolk Helping their own in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria” By Daphne Ewing-Chow

    The Barbados National Union of Fisherfolk Organizations (BARNUFO) just sent six local fishing boats, fuelled by the Food and Agricultural Organization and manned by local fishermen, with hundreds of boxes of food, equipment and supplies, including 720 boxes of medical supplies from Global Medic, to support the ailing fishing sector, its workers and the people […]

    October 29, 2017Agriculture, FeaturedNo comments

    Employees of Goddard Enterprises Ltd. (GEL) around the region have pulled out all the stops to assist colleagues and others in the Caribbean who have been hit by the passage of recent hurricanes Irma and Maria. “I really want to commend the staff because though many of them had personal damage to their homes and […]

    September 26, 2017Business, FeaturedNo comments
  19. A new investment guide for the Caribbean sweet potato sector

    The Finance Alliance for Sustainable Trade and the Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation are launching an investment guide for the sweet potato sector in the Caribbean. The guide highlights the investment potential in the CARIFORUM region’s growing agribusiness sector, with increasing global demand for tubers, added value of cultivating the crop, and the […]

    July 25, 2017AgricultureNo comments
  20. Helene Charlebois is coming to Barbados next month at Sky Mall! April 16, 2017Health, Photo GalleryNo comments
  21. A showcase of Canadian Food and Beverage Products in Barbados

    On March 14th and 15th, Caribbean partners, importers and buyers will have the opportunity to view a wide array of new Canadian food and beverage products in the island. In addition to crowd-favourites like seafood, meat, salt fish, spirits, snacks being on display, there will be sampling of french fries, cheeses, sauces, marinades and pastries […]

    March 13, 2017Agriculture, FeaturedNo comments
  22. “Yelluh Meat” is new subsidiary of Strong Foods, endorsed by BTPA’s CEO

    The Barbados Tourism Product Association has fully endorsed Strong Foods launch of their brand Yelluh Meat, CEO Dr Kerry Hall spoke with Bajan Reporter and says this is completely within the milieu of Cultural Immersion they wish to share with visitors, as this is a local eatery which embraces everything that is a part of […]

    January 23, 2017Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  23. Cobblers Cove sends Barbados’ only cheesemaker to Spain, to judge World Cheese Awards

    Luxury hotel Cobblers Cove on the west coast of Barbados is celebrating its recent refurbishment and 50 years of Independence for the island by sending Andrea Power, a cheesemaker for Hatchman’s Premium Cheeses, to judge the 29th annual World Cheese Awards in San Sebastián. A video posted by Ian Douglas Bourne (@airbourne_bds) on Nov 4, […]

    November 7, 2016Agriculture, Breaking News, FeaturedNo comments
  24. “School feeding programmes could help fight NCDs in CARICOM” By – Kenton X. Chance

    A food and nutrition official has identified the school feeding programme as a means of combating unhealthy eating habits in the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) “… we see the school feeding programme as an important mechanism for inculcating healthy eating habits because there is a serious problem of obesity that leads to problems of health, non-communicable […]

    October 26, 2016AgricultureNo comments
  25. CDCTTL meets with Cocoa Farmers (Rio Claro)

    ‘The world of cocoa has changed’ was the mantra of both speakers and cocoa farmers at a Stakeholder Session, hosted by the Cocoa Development Company of Trinidad and Tobago Limited (CDCTTL), on Monday 29thAugust, 2016 at the St Therese RC Primary School, Rio Claro. Speaking to some one hundred (100) stakeholders in the cocoa industry, Mr. Winston […]

    September 3, 2016AgricultureNo comments