Over $76,000 worth of tools and equipment were presented to five banana farmer groups this morning.

The donation was made by the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Fisheries and is aimed at further empowering the banana farmers.

The donation former part of the Ministry’s vision for the banana and plantain sector.

Minister for Agriculture Reginald Austrie detailed the tools and equipment which formed the donation.

The five recipients groups were the Eastern, North East, North, South and the Western District Farmers Group.