Harvesting Of Turtle Eggs Is Prohibited in the VI

Wednesday, 20 September 2023 - 9:15am

Director of Agriculture and Fisheries Mr. Theodore James is reminding residents that the harvesting of turtle eggs is prohibited in the Virgin Islands.

eFlyer: Tortola Fishers Invited to a General Meeting

Wednesday, 30 August 2023 - 1:14pm

Fishers Invited to A General Meeting

Tuesday, 29 August 2023 - 1:39pm

Junior Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries Honourable Dr. Karl Dawson is inviting all fishers to a general meeting on Monday, September 4 at 5:00 p.m. at the Elmore Stoutt High School in Lecture Room number two (2), of the L. Adorothy Turnbull building.

Film And Online Survey Support Vi Turtle Conservation

Friday, 21 July 2023 - 4:26pm

Turtle conservation in the Virgin Islands will receive support through the launch of a film and an online survey by the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries in conjunction with the Marine Conservation Society.

The Department Of Agriculture And Fisheries In Planning Mode

Friday, 21 July 2023 - 12:41pm

Junior Minister for Agriculture and Fisheries, Honourable Dr. Karl Dawson meets with members of his team at the Department of Agriculture and, Fisheries, as they strategise to deliver on the Government’s plans to forge ahead on the mission of self-sufficiency and sustainability for the people of the Virgin Islands.

Message By Dr.The Honourable Karl Dawson

Friday, 9 June 2023 - 1:43pm

Happy World Oceans Day!

Legendary caribbean musician Harry Belafonte sang the famous line, “Oh, island in the sun, willed to me by my father's hand, all my days I will sing in praise of your forest, waters, your shining sand.”

VI Government Moves To Promote Turtle Conservation

Wednesday, 3 May 2023 - 10:19am

The Government of the Virgin Islands facilitated a series of workshops and public consultation meetings to promote and improve turtle conservation in the Territory.

VI Government Moves To Promote Turtle Conservation

Thursday, 13 April 2023 - 5:03pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands will be facilitating a series of workshops and public consultation meetings to promote and improve turtle conservation.

Farmers And Fishers’ Week 2023: Exhibition And Market Days On Tortola

Thursday, 23 March 2023 - 3:51pm

Displays from the exhibition and market days held on March 19 and March 20 are featured from this year’s Farmers and Fishers’ Week on the Farm Grounds in Paraquita Bay.  In addition, a panel discussion featuring stakeholders in the agricultural and fisheries sectors was organised to promote capacity building in these areas.

Accelerating Change For World Water Day

Wednesday, 22 March 2023 - 7:24pm

Premier and Minister of Finance Dr. the Honourable Natalio Wheatley has said that it is critical to increasing sustainable access to water and coordinated initiatives toward financing the management of the resource are essential for the overall development of the Virgin Islands.