Turtle Season Closed From April 1 To November 30

Friday, 22 March 2024 - 2:41pm

Local fishers, stakeholders and the public are notified that the fishing season for the Green Turtle and the Hawksbill Turtle will be closed from April 1 to November 30.


Statement by Director of Agriculture and Fisheries Theodore James on World Water Day 2024

Friday, 22 March 2024 - 9:33am

World Water Day is an important global event highlighting water's crucial role and the need to protect this valuable resource. This year's theme, "Groundwater: Making the Invisible Visible," brings attention to an often overlooked aspect of our water supply.

Students Discuss Regional Opportunities In Agriculture

Friday, 22 March 2024 - 9:22am

Junior Minister for Agriculture and Fisheries Honourable Dr. Karl Dawson and officials are featured at a session on regional opportunities for training in agriculture with secondary school students.

VI Government Committed To Principles Of Food Security

Tuesday, 19 March 2024 - 1:46pm

Junior Minister for Agriculture and Fisheries, Honourable Dr. Karl Dawson says the Government of the Virgin Islands remains committed to the principles of food security and sovereignty and will ensure there is a greater capacity for food sustainability.

Statement By Honourable Dawson With Updates On Agriculture And Fisheries Exhibition And Market 2024

Friday, 15 March 2024 - 4:12pm

Good day members of the media, and the listening and viewing public.

Lenia Smith Wins Agriculture And Fisheries’ Best Fish Soup Prize

Friday, 15 March 2024 - 10:52am

Junior Minister for Agriculture and Fisheries, Honourable Dr. Karl Dawson is featured with Ms. Lenia Smith, the winner of the 2024 Agriculture and Fisheries Exhibition and Market Fish Soup competition along with Agriculture Officer, Ms. Lesley Maduro.

VI Farming Community Discusses Effective Agriculture Methods

Friday, 15 March 2024 - 10:43am

Virgin Islands farmers are featured as they discussed Regenerative Agriculture which is a way of farming that works with nature to help tackle climate change and ecological collapse. The session was held on Thursday, March 13, 2024.

Panel Discussion on Regenarative Agriculture

Wednesday, 13 March 2024 - 10:46am

Local Farmers To Discuss Regenerative Agriculture

Tuesday, 12 March 2024 - 5:21pm

The Department of Agriculture and Fisheries is preparing to host a community conversation on regenerative agriculture.

Agriculture And Fisheries 2024 Exhibition Starts With A Bang

Thursday, 7 March 2024 - 2:46pm

The Agriculture and Fisheries Exhibition and Market began with a bang on the sister Island of Virgin Gorda last Saturday, 2nd March, 2024