• $40M Nand Persaud Testing Lab set for July opening

    The construction of the $40M Nand Persaud Soil Testing Laboratory at the University of Guyana’s Berbice Campus (John’s Science Centre) compound is 97% completed and will officially commence testing in early July.

  • Nand Persaud invests $40M in UG Tain Campus for soil testing lab

    news 20171202With Guyana lacking the capability to fully support international markets with rice, the industry will soon benefit from a multi-million-dollar soil testing lab at the University of Guyana (UG) Tain Campus, Berbice.

  • NPGC, UG sign MOU to construct $40M soil testing facility at Tain Campus

    news 20171202 4The Nand Persaud Group of Companies (NPGC), one of Guyana’s leading Rice Manufacturers/ Exporters, on Thursday, November 30, delved further into unchartered waters when it signed a $40 million Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the University of Guyana to construct a soil testing facility at the University Tain, Corentyne, Berbice Campus

  • Soil testing lab at UG Berbice could boost rice yields

    Farmers in Berbice will soon have access to a $24Million soil and disease testing centre that could send record rice yields even higher.

    The unit is a collaboration between Nand Persaud Group of Companies and the University of Guyana’s Berbice Campus and it should be in place in about three months.