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Agricultural Research Program to Present Information on Cooperative Business

The University of the Virgin Islands Cooperative Extension Service (UVI-CES) and the Southern Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education program invite the community to attend...

Deadline to Sign-up for NRCS Environmental Quality Incentives Program Is Sept. 20

USDA-NRCS: United States Department of Agriculture-Natural Resources Conservation Service Juan C. Hernandez, PR – USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) Caribbean Area acting director, reminds...

Arborists’ Workshop to Teach Selection and Care of Trees

Flamboyant tree in the Virgin Islands The University of the Virgin Islands Cooperative Extension Service’s (UVI-CES) Agriculture and Natural Resources Program, in partnership with the...

Agriculture Warns of Increased Threat of Disease to Livestock During Wet Weather

Sheep on St. Croix Agriculture Commissioner Positive Nelson reminds livestock farmers about the increased threat of disease to animals caused by the wet weather. He...

NRCS Remains Open During Partial Government Shutdown

Natural Resources Conservation Service Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands United States Department of Agriculture – Natural Resources Conservation Service (USDA-NRCS) Offices will remain...

Agrifest 2019 Set for Feb. 16-18: ‘VI Agriculture: Still Growing in 2019!’

last year’s Agrifest The Board of Directors of the Agriculture and Food Fair of the Virgin Islands invites the public to attend the 48th Annual...

USDA – USVI Accepting Applications for Community Assistance Grants

United States Department of Agriculture Rural Development, U.S. Virgin Islands — U.S. Department of Agriculture is accepting applications for the Community Facilities Technical Assistance and...

Nelson to Host Medical Cannabis Conference

Positive T.A. Nelson is sworn in as agriculture commissioner in March. (File photo) Commissioner of Agriculture Positive T.A. Nelson will hold a conference Saturday as...

School Food Authority Nurtures Heathy Habits Through Farm to School Program

The Virgin Islands Department of Education (DOE) School Food Authority celebrated Farm to School Month in October by nurturing healthy habits through its school...

DOA to Hold Events Promoting WIC Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program

Fresh Fruit Farmers Market The Virgin Islands Department of Agriculture’s (DOA) Marketing Division received $77,000 in grant funding to develop the Women, Infants and Children...