Sustainable Fisheries Management In The Virgin Islands

Thursday, 25 June 2020 - 12:13pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands has partnered with the UK Government for Sustainable Fisheries Management in the Virgin Islands with the launch of a new £317,000 project.

Gardeners Receive Tips For Successful Crops

Monday, 8 June 2020 - 5:56pm

Gardeners across the Territory participating in the Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture’s Backyard Garden Competition are being provided with more tips to assist with the production of successful crops.

Economic Stimulus Grant Available For Farmers And Fisherfolk

Monday, 8 June 2020 - 3:31pm

Farmers and Fisherfolk are advised that application forms for the Economic Stimulus Grant can be accessed online at 

Economic Stimulus Grant Available For Farmers And Fisherfolk

Friday, 5 June 2020 - 10:23pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie has said that assistance is available for local farmers and fisherfolk affected by COVID-19.



$2Mil To Assist Fisherfolk And Farmers

Friday, 29 May 2020 - 3:33pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie has announced that two million dollars has been secured from the Social Security Board to assist farmers and fisher folk during his statement on Social Protection and Economic Stimulation in COVID-19 on Thursday, May 28.

Speargun Fishing Is Strictly Prohibited

Monday, 25 May 2020 - 10:39am

The public is notified that scuba diving and spearfishing for marine animals such as turtles, whelks, conchs, lobsters or any other marine species and products is prohibited.

Local Seafood Available For Purchase

Friday, 24 April 2020 - 10:35pm

The public can now access fresh local seafood from fisher folk throughout the Territory. 

Fresh Seafood Available For Delivery

Friday, 24 April 2020 - 5:01pm

The Department of Agriculture and Fisheries has announced that local fishers are now offering fresh seafood for delivery.

Approved Fishers Permitted To Fish And Sell

Tuesday, 21 April 2020 - 7:46am

The public is informed that all licenced commercial fishers who have been approved by the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries are permitted to fish and do deliveries during the extended curfew.

Commercial Fishers And Farmers To Ensure Business Is Regularised

Friday, 17 April 2020 - 7:38pm

Commercial fishers and farmers are encouraged to contact the Department of Trade, Investment Promotion and Consumer Affairs to ensure that their businesses are regularised.