Film And Online Survey Support Vi Turtle Conservation

Friday, 21 July 2023 - 4:26pm

Turtle conservation in the Virgin Islands will receive support through the launch of a film and an online survey by the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries in conjunction with the Marine Conservation Society.

The Department Of Agriculture And Fisheries In Planning Mode

Friday, 21 July 2023 - 12:41pm

Junior Minister for Agriculture and Fisheries, Honourable Dr. Karl Dawson meets with members of his team at the Department of Agriculture and, Fisheries, as they strategise to deliver on the Government’s plans to forge ahead on the mission of self-sufficiency and sustainability for the people of the Virgin Islands.

St. Lucia Trade Mission Visits The Virgin Islands

Tuesday, 18 July 2023 - 9:48am

Junior Minister for Agriculture and Fisheries Honourable Dr. Karl Dawson is pictured with the Government of St. Lucia’s Minister for Commerce, Manufacturing, Business Development, Cooperatives and Consumer Affairs, Honourable Emma Hippolyte.

45 Persons Trained In Career Development Programme

Tuesday, 28 March 2023 - 10:15am

Forty-five (45) persons have been trained for the Registration Apprenticeship Training Employment and Development (RATED) programme designed to foster competitiveness in the labour market and to promote career development.

Farmers And Fishers’ Week 2023: Exhibition And Market Days On Tortola

Thursday, 23 March 2023 - 3:51pm

Displays from the exhibition and market days held on March 19 and March 20 are featured from this year’s Farmers and Fishers’ Week on the Farm Grounds in Paraquita Bay.  In addition, a panel discussion featuring stakeholders in the agricultural and fisheries sectors was organised to promote capacity building in these areas. Two of this year’s honourees from Tortola are farmer Mr.

Accelerating Change For World Water Day

Wednesday, 22 March 2023 - 7:24pm

Premier and Minister of Finance Dr. the Honourable Natalio Wheatley has said that it is critical to increasing sustainable access to water and coordinated initiatives toward financing the management of the resource are essential for the overall development of the Virgin Islands.

Farmers And Fishers’ Week 2023 Is March 18 To 23

Thursday, 16 March 2023 - 1:22pm

The public is advised that the revised dates for Farmers and Fishers’ week 2023, are 18th to 23rd March under the theme, “Building the Third Pillar of the Economy”.

Integral Role Of Farmers And Fishers Celebrated This Week

Wednesday, 15 March 2023 - 10:32am

Director of Agriculture and Fisheries, Theodore James, has said this year’s Farmers and Fishers’ week celebrates the integral role of farmers and fishers and their involvement in the expansion of a prosperous, thriving and internationally competitive economy.

Delegation Attends Agriculture And Food Fair In USVI

Wednesday, 22 February 2023 - 3:31pm

Government officials from the Premier’s Office and the Department of Agriculture attended the 51st Annual Agricultural and Food Fair of the US Virgin Islands in St Croix last weekend.

VI Government Sets Standards In Vending

Thursday, 16 February 2023 - 2:15pm

Premier and Minister of Finance Dr. the Honourable Natalio Wheatley has said that the remodeled Road Town Market Square signals the regulation of vending in the Territory.