Agricultural Officer I/II


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.


Fisherfolk Invited To Annual Assembly

Friday, 6 May 2016 - 2:45pm

All fisherfolk are invited to a meeting at the Fishlock Hall, Botanical Gardens, on Monday, May 9, at 10:00 a.m.  

Veterinary Assistant I/II

Role Summary

The successful applicant will assist with the provision of Veterinary Services and Programmes to ensure that the Veterinary Public Health needs of the Territory are met.

Main Responsibilities

Mangroves Planted At Brandywine Bay For Earth Day 2016

Monday, 25 April 2016 - 1:45pm

Staff from the Conservation and Fisheries Department, assisted by representatives from the National Parks Trust of the Virgin Islands and the Rotaract Club of Tortola planted mangroves at the Brandywine Bay area on Friday April 22. 

“Green It Up!” And Plant Mangroves On Earth Day- April 22

Friday, 15 April 2016 - 2:00pm

The public is invited to ‘Green It Up!” in territorial solidarity for Earth Day on Friday, April 22.

“Green It Up” And Plant A Mangrove Tree For Earth Day

Friday, 15 April 2016 - 2:00pm

The public is invited to “Green It Up” and Plant a Mangrove Tree in territorial solidarity for Earth Day 2016.

Public Invited To View Interview On Regional Sargassum Conference

Friday, 18 March 2016 - 5:45pm

The public is encouraged to watch an interview with the Deputy Premier and Minister for Natural Resources and Labour on the upcoming Regional Sargassum Conference to be held on Monday March 21 on Moskito Island.


Territory To Host Regional Conference On Sargussum

Thursday, 17 March 2016 - 2:30pm

The current status of expertise and understanding of the Sargassum weed will be assessed when the Territory hosts a regional conference next week.

Persons Reminded To Apply Before Importing Live Birds

Friday, 11 March 2016 - 4:00pm

Farmers and bird-handlers are reminded that requests for import permits are to be made to the Department of Agriculture before importing birds into the Territory.

Humpback Whales In BVI Waters Early Spring

Friday, 4 March 2016 - 5:45pm

Humpback whales will be traveling through the Virgin Islands waters during the early spring season.