Student Notices

FFA Commemorates World Food Day with an Edible Tour + More

Posted Thursday, October 11, 2018

The Faculty of Food and Agriculture (FFA) joins the international community in commemorating World Food Day with the following events hosted by the Agricultural Society:

October 16| 3 to 5pm | An Edible Food Walk: This event is hosted in collaboration with the National Herbarium of Trinidad & Tobago and will take persons on a tour of The UWI St. Augustine Campus and introduce participants to the edible plant species present.

  • Registered and interested persons are asked to meet at the foyer of the Frank Stockdale building for 2:30pm. Please note that as this event involves a lot of walking, participants are encouraged to wear comfortable shoes. Refreshments will be provided at the end of the walk. To register, please click:
  • Free seedlings will be available for distribution after this event on a first come first served basis. UWI STA Agricultural Society T-shirts will also be on sale for $100.
October 18 | 1pm | Neotropical Animal Seminar by Professor Gary Garcia, Professor in Livestock Science and resident Neotropical animal expert at Faculty of Food and Agriculture (FFA) Room B Refreshments will be provided. To register, please visit: