Poultry Seminar Venue Now At Conference Room At Youth Affairs

Thursday, 13 October 2016 - 4:40pm

The Department of Agriculture is notifying persons registered for the Poultry Seminar to take place Friday, October 14, that the venue has been changed to the Conference Room of the Department of Youth Affairs and Sports.

Go Fish! BVI Fishing Industry on the Rise

Friday, 7 October 2016 - 5:19pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is steadily moving forward to make fishing a third economic pillar and sustainable sector in the Territory with the launch of the Fisheries Advisory Committee.

Poultry Seminar To Promote Safe Handling Of Local Poultry

Monday, 26 September 2016 - 5:04pm

The Department of Agriculture is inviting all interested persons to register and participate in an upcoming poultry seminar on Friday, October 14.

Public Reminded Of Closed Season On Turtles

Tuesday, 13 September 2016 - 5:35pm

The Conservation and Fisheries Department is reminding the public, particularly the fishing and hospitality community that it is illegal to fish for, obtain or possess sea-turtle meat or bi-products.

Public Invited To Participate In 2016 International Coastal Clean-Up Activities

Tuesday, 13 September 2016 - 5:18pm

The public is encouraged to keep the beaches and coastlines of the Virgin Islands clean by supporting the 2016 International Coastal Clean-Up activities, sponsored this year by the Conservation and Fisheries Department and the British Virgin Islands Tourist Board.

Agricultural Officer I/II (Crops)

Role Summary

The successful applicant will assist the agricultural sector in agronomy, produce and development matters in order to facilitate the sustainable growth of the agricultural sector in the Territory.  

Main Responsibilities

Fisheries Minister Congratulates Jichi Team On Tournament Win

Friday, 19 August 2016 - 12:04pm

Deputy Premier and Minister for Natural Resources and Labour, Dr. the Honourable Kedrick Pickering congratulated Captain Gene LeBron, Angler Luis Isaias  and the Jichi Vessel Fishing Team on their catch and win at the Scrub Island Blue Marlin Invitational Tournament.

Direct Telephone Line To Abattoir Is In Operation

Thursday, 18 August 2016 - 12:43pm

The public and farmers are notified that the direct phone line to the abattoir is in operation

Abattoir Currently Restricted To Limited Functions

Friday, 22 July 2016 - 3:48pm

The Department of Agriculture is notifying the public, particularly the farming community that the abattoir in Paraquita Bay is currently unable to receive and process pigs.


Role Summary

The successful applicant will provide security of offices, buildings, crops and livestock from damage and praedial larceny.

Main Responsibilities