Topic: Agriculture, Fisheries, The Public Service, Training | Posted By: sdavis
Tuesday, 31 January 2023 - 4:05pm
The successful completion of training sessions for fisher folk and other key fisheries stakeholders has resulted in the official handover of a central fisheries database to the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries.
Topic: Agriculture, Food and Food Security | Posted By: kfrett
Tuesday, 30 August 2022 - 11:33am
Premier and Minister of Finance Dr. the Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley has stated the Government of the Virgin Islands is poised to advance agriculture with the passing of the Food Security and Sustainability Act.
Topic: Agriculture, Environment, Good Governance | Posted By: lstevens
Friday, 26 August 2022 - 3:39pm
Good morning members of the Press Corps, fellow Virgin Islanders and persons listening via radio and online.
I am happy to once again have press conference to keep the public updated on current matters. This morning I am pleased to be joined by Minister for Natural Resources and Labour Hon. Melvin “Mitch” Turnbull, who will also make a statement. Today we will update on environment, agriculture and other matters.
Topic: Agriculture, Farmers and Fisherfolks | Posted By: lstevens
Monday, 28 March 2022 - 12:25pm
There is a story sometimes told to describe heaven and hell. It is referred to as the parable of the long spoons. In this story, a man visits heaven and hell and learns a fundamental difference between a life of misery and one of joy.
Topic: Agriculture, Culture, Farmers and Fisherfolks | Posted By: lstevens
Wednesday, 23 March 2022 - 4:58pm
Interested persons are invited to enter a Local Fruit Juice Competition on Saturday, April 2 as part of the activities for this year’s Farmers’ and Fishers’ Week Market and Exhibition Day at Paraquita Bay.
Minister for Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture Dr. the Honourable Natalio Wheatley said that he is hoping for another successful week as preparations are underway for the hosting of Farmers’ and Fishers’ Week 2022.