$900k ESP allocated to noni farmers - Solomon Star News

$900k ESP allocated to noni farmers

28 October 2020

ABOUT forty-five (45) noni farmers in the country are expected to receive a total of $900,000 allocated under the Economic Stimulus Package (ESP) document sighted by this paper revealed.  

Each of the approved 45 noni farmers is entitled to receive $20,000 from the total allocation ($900,000).

Of the total allocation to noni farmers, $ 660,000 of the money will go towards 33 noni farmers in Guadalcanal, while approved noni farmers from other provinces will share the remaining $240,000.

Five approved noni farmers in Malaita are entitled to receive a total of $100,000 from the $240,000 leaving $140,000 from four noni farmers in Honiara, two noni farmers from Western Province, and one noni farmer from Temotu Province. 

Four Provinces namely; Makira, Choiseul, Renbel, and Central missed out from the approved 46 noni farmers list, which indicates that these provinces do not have any noni farmers or they fail to apply. 

Auki News Bureau