Livestock Assistant

Role Summary

The successful applicant will assist with livestock development plans, farming community assessments, education and the procurement of necessary supplies in order to ensure effective and efficient agricultural management.

Main Responsibilities

Seedlings Available For Purchase

Thursday, 18 January 2018 - 4:22pm

The Department of Agriculture is advising the public that seedlings ........

Fisherman’s Day 2017 Rescheduled To July 16

Friday, 7 July 2017 - 5:13pm

The cultural and economical impact of fishing to the Virgin Islands will be celebrated on Fisherman’s Day rescheduled for Sunday, July 16. 

Fisherman’s Day Activities Postponed

Thursday, 29 June 2017 - 3:07pm

The Acting Chief Conservation Officer is informing the public that Fisherman’s Day 2017 competition and activities have been postponed due to inclement weather.

Fisherman’s Day Activities Schedule For June 30

Wednesday, 28 June 2017 - 3:51pm

The public is invited to attend the annual Fisherman’s Day activities at Long Bay Beach, Beef Island, scheduled for Friday, June 30.

The annual fishing tournament starts at 4:00 a.m. From 10:00 a.m. onwards there will be several activities and events for all ages, including the judging of the fishing tournament, solider crab races and free health screening. Food vendors will be present and entertainment will be provided by local DJs and Showtime Band.

Mango Array And Tropical Fruit Festival Returns July 14

Wednesday, 14 June 2017 - 3:32pm

The public is invited to come out and enjoy this year’s Mango Array and Tropical Fruit Festival on Friday, July 14 at the Noel Lloyd Positive Action Movement Park at 10:00 a.m.

Deputy Premier Answers Questions About Livestock and TB Lettsome Airport

Tuesday, 13 June 2017 - 5:16pm

Madam Speaker, in 2009, the BVI Airports Authority set out to tender the development of a Master Plan for the Territory’s three (3) airports. 

BVI Mango Array And Tropical Fruit Festival Returns!

Tuesday, 13 June 2017 - 11:03am

Plans are being finalised to host the much anticipated Mango Array and Tropical Fruit Festival on July 14.

BVI To Receive Assistance With Development Goals

Monday, 12 June 2017 - 4:03pm

Deputy Premier and Minister for Natural Resources and Labour, Dr. the Honourable Kedrick D. Pickering has welcomed the commitment to provide the BVI with technical assistance for the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 14.

Department of Agriculture - Man Cave Session

The public, in particular men are urged to support the upcoming Man Cave sessions in observance of Men’s Health Week.

The session will take place at the Department of Agriculture from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 

For more information on Men’s Health Week activities, contact the Office of Gender Affairs at 468-3701, extension 2236.

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