The Government of the Virgin Islands will engage members of the Chamber of Commerce and Hotel Association through its Business Solutions Forum platform to help provide solutions on how its services and policies can be improved.
The public is notified that officials from the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries will be hosting a Farmers and Fishermen meeting with the Minister for Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries & Agriculture, Dr. the Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley and Director of Agriculture and Fisheries, Mr. Theodore James.
The public is reminded that the Department of Conservation and Fisheries has been disbanded and all matters concerning fisheries should be directed to the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries within the Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture.
Farmers and fisherfolk are invited to a meeting with officials from the Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture on Wednesday, August 14, at 5:30 p.m. at the Central Administration Complex breezeway.
Minister for Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture, Dr. the Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley has said that initiatives including building a market, improving land space usage and providing water to farmers are on the front burner to enable a thriving agriculture industry in the Virgin Islands.