TECHNICAL INSTITUTE RECEIVES TRACTOR FROM GOVERNMENT

The Minister for Agriculture Honourable Dr Mahendra Reddy handed over a tractor to Monfort Technical Institute in Savusavu as a farming benefit for their students today.

Minister Reddy said this investment would help develop the agricultural skills of students who were being educated at the institute.

The school also provide boarding facilities for some of its students and they have a total of 58 students enrolled.

The machinery, which is priced at $65,700, will help inculcate land clearing and ploughing skills in students venturing into dalo, cassava and vegetable farming.