Programmes & Activities - Eat Jamaican Day Celebration 2013
Come join us in celebrating the gifts of the land and highlight the agricultural produce and cuisine culture unique to Jamaica .
Portmore New Testament Church of God, Port Henderson Road, St. Catherine
Sunday November 3, 2013 at 8:45 am
Eat Jamaican Day Celebrations
Lawns of King's House
Monday, November 25, 2013
Timeline: 11:00 am - 12:30 pm.
Keynote Speaker - Hon. Roger Clarke. Minister of Agriculture & Fisheries
Timeline: 11:00 am - 4:30 pm.
Exhibitions by Agriculturally
Related Organizations/ Agencies
Featuring agricultural produce/ products from its source,
to the preparation and nutritional value
Farmers' Cook Off Competition
Showcasing the best mystery meals from local recipes in categories such as:
Mystery Basket ( all male competition)
Farmer's All Jamaican Dish (all female category)
Presentation 'Eat Jamaican' Essay Winners
Regional and National Winners will be selected from two categories:
9 - 12 years
Question: What are the benefits to "Grow what we Eat, Eat what we Grow"
Question: Should the National Dish be made up of 100% locally grown foods.
Honouring Individuals and Organizations that have made valuable contributions to
the 'Eat Jamaican' Campaign over the past ten (10) years.