Ministry of Natural Resources and Labour
Department of Agriculture and Fisheries
Release Date:
Wednesday, 23 September 2015 - 5:00pm

The Department of Agriculture is inviting the public to its Quarantine Awareness Day scheduled for Wednesday, September 30.

The Department will be stationed at the West End and Road Town Ferry Terminals and the Terrance B. Lettsome International Airport from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Officers from the department will educate the public about the requirements for importing and exporting agricultural produce and animals into and out of the Territory.

Quarantine Awareness Day is part of activities to mark Pesticides Awareness Week observed in the Territory from September 27 to October 3 under the theme, “Children are precious: Protect them for Pesticides.” 


Sheriece T. Smith

Information Officer II 
Dept. of Information & Public Relations 
Telephone: 468- 2740
Email:    shersmith@gov.vg