The V.I. Department of Agriculture (DOA) has launched two “Fresh From the Farm” radio talk shows that have been created to promote sustainable agriculture, marketing and the competitiveness of specialty crops in the U.S. Virgin Islands, according to Commissioner of Agriculture Carlos Robles.
The “Fresh From the Farm” talk shows can be heard on the following stations: I. 103.5 FM with host Dr. Arthur Peterson, deputy commissioner
• Every Saturday from 7 – 8 a.m.
• Request Line: 719-7435/36 II. 107.9 FM with host Billy Abraham, director of marketing
• Every Saturday from 1 – 2 p.m.
• Request Line: 779-1079
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Travelers waiting for a return of the relative ease of air travel between the Virgin Islands and various mainland destinations will have to wait a little longer, but Tourism officials say things are getting better. “Airlines are directly tied to the number of rooms in your destination,” said Lisa Hamilton, president of the Virgin Islands Hotel and Tourism Association. “It’s supply and demand.” #visource #usvi #travel ... See MoreSee Less
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