83.2 F
Cruz Bay
Thursday, May 19, 2022
HomeCommunityAgricultureDOA Launches ‘Fresh From the Farm’ Radio Talk Shows

DOA Launches ‘Fresh From the Farm’ Radio Talk Shows

Fresh local produce is sold at the Jackson Farm stand on St. Croix (Bill Kossler photo)
Fresh local produce is sold at the Jackson Farm stand on St. Croix (Bill Kossler photo)

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

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Keeping our community informed is our top priority.
If you have a news tip to share, please call or text us at 340-228-8784.




Support local + independent journalism in the U.S. Virgin Islands

Unlike many news organizations, we haven't put up a paywall – we want to keep our journalism as accessible as we can. Our independent journalism costs time, money and hard work to keep you informed, but we do it because we believe that it matters. We know that informed communities are empowered ones. If you appreciate our reporting and want to help make our future more secure, please consider donating.



STAY CONNECTED

20,771FansLike
4,720FollowersFollow

FROM FACEBOOK

Comments Box SVG iconsUsed for the like, share, comment, and reaction icons
Load more