The Extension Division is responsible for providing technical assistance to commercial and backyard farmers, schools and farmer groups in all aspects of crop production. It also provides weekly and monthly crop forecasting information and evaluates all requests for concession. The division also works closely with Banking Institutions, Non Governmental Organisations (NGO’s), Allied Agencies and government departments in the provision of information requested.
The Extension Division is currently staffed by a Chief Extension Officer, three (3) officers and a Secretary. The division operates in three (3) districts. They are Brown Hill to New River Estate; Butlers to Nisbett Settlement and New Castle to Prospect Estate.