Nevis Plants 500 Fruit Trees Islandwide

Deputy PM Plants Fruit Tree

Deputy PM Jeffers Plants Fruit Tree Charlestown, Nevis May 10, 2019 There has been a steady flow of persons taking part in the Department of Agriculture’s initiative to plant 500 fruit trees on government-owned farms and private lands throughout the island. Hon. Alexis Jeffers, Deputy Premier of Nevis and Minister of Agriculture, launched the tree-planting project on Tuesday, May 07, …

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Eat Local Thursdays In Nevis Kicks Off

Eat Local Thursdays - Nevis

Eat Local – Think Global – Food Safety Charlestown, Nevis May 02, 2019 Eat Local Thursdays, a culinary event, a new initiative for the Ministry and Department of Agriculture’s 7th annual Agriculture Awareness Month with the theme “Think Climate Smart, for food and nutrition Security and Sustainability” commenced at Wilma’s Diner in Charlestown on May 05, 2019. Mr. Huey Sargeant, …

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Nevis 7th annual Agriculture Awareness Month Starts

Alexis Jeffers - Minister of Agriculture

Alexis Jeffers – Nevis’ Minister of Agriculture Charlestown, Nevis May 01, 2019 The following is an address by Hon. Alexis Jeffers, Deputy Premier and Minister of Agriculture in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA), to mark the start of the 7th annual Agriculture Awareness Month, hosted by the Ministry and Department of Agriculture. Fellow citizens and residents, As we celebrate the …

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Nevis Agriculture Minister Pleased With 2019 Agenda

Alexis Jeffers Nevis Ministry of Agriculture

Alexis Jeffers Nevis Ministry of Agriculture Charlestown, Nevis January 22, 2019 Hon. Alexis Jeffers, Deputy Premier of Nevis and Minister of Agriculture in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) believes that the one-day consultation for stakeholders in the agriculture sector on Nevis on January 21, 2019 has met its intended objectives. The minister’s response came when he spoke to the Department …

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Nevis Campaigns To Buy Locally Sourced Food

Food Samples At Agro Processing Plant

Participants Sample Locally Produced Food Charlestown, Nevis October 18, 2018 Mr. Randy Elliott, Director of the Department of Agriculture in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA), stressed on the importance of the government-owned abattoir to the Department of Agriculture and called for continued support for the department’s buy local campaign. Mr. Elliott was at the time delivering remarks at a ceremony …

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