September 2021 \ Interviews \ COVER STORY—BUSINESS INTERVIEW
“Motivated by the encouragement from Indian High Commission”

Interview with Mr Raul Bermudez of, headquartered in Trinidad and Tobago, West Indies

  • With the other love of his life, Lena Bermudez


How did the idea of Breadfruit farming come to your mind?

Soon after becoming the Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago in 2015, Dr The Honourable Keith Christopher Rowley attended a radio interview in which he spoke most candidly about many issues including our food and agriculture outlook. On the subject of our food import dependence, he spoke about the need to educate our children’s taste buds about locally grown food using the school feeding programme. He also reflected on his preference for foods such as the Breadfruit, specifically.