Cultural Food Fair On October 19

Friday, 12 October 2018 - 4:30pm

The public is invited to a Cultural Food Fair on October 19 in observance of World Food Day.

Territory Will Observe World Food Day With Cultural Food Fair

Friday, 12 October 2018 - 4:11pm

World Food Day will be observed in the Virgin Islands with a Cultural Food Fair hosted by the Department of Agriculture.

Statement for House of Assembly by Minister For Natural Resources and Labour on Farmers and Fishermen

Thursday, 19 July 2018 - 3:38pm

Madame Speaker, I rise to provide an update on the state of the combined fishing and farming industry. Following a series of public consultations that the Premier and his team conducted after the hurricanes, a number of issues were identified in the fishing and farming communities.

Work Continues On Fisherman's Wharf

Tuesday, 5 June 2018 - 6:18pm

Owners of boats, trailers vehicles and other equipment at the Fisherman’s wharf and on the strip of land next to the wharf at Baughers Bay......

Community Urged To Utilise Sargassum Seaweed

Tuesday, 5 June 2018 - 5:16pm

Acting Deputy Chief Conservation and Fisheries officer Mr. Mervin Hastings is urging residents to utilise the Sargassum seaweed that is being washed up along the Territory’s shorelines.

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 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.

Fisherfolk Invited To Meetings From April 4 To 6

Friday, 31 March 2017 - 1:15pm

Fisherfolk and other interested persons are invited to a series of consultations to be hosted by the Ministry Natural Resources and Labour and the Conservation and Fisheries Department on the following dates.

Natural Resources Ministry Visits Cedar International School

Friday, 10 February 2017 - 11:08am

Representatives from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Labour and the Conservation and Fisheries Department are pictured with students of the Cedar International School.

BVI Featured On Outdoors Fishing Show ‘Let’s Take It Outside’

Wednesday, 18 January 2017 - 4:45pm

The Virgin Islands was recently featured as a destination in the NBC television series, ‘Let’s Take It Outside’. 

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