Nevisian farmer Mrs. Emontine Thompson has done it once again and brought home gold to the island.
The Brown Hill, farmer won her 11th consecutive title at the 49th Annual Agriculture and Food Fair (AgriFest) of the U.S. Virgin Islands.
Mrs. Thompson placed 1st in the Off-Island category, of the competition that was held in St. Croix from February 15th to the 17th, 2020.
In an interview with the VONNEWSLINE Director of Agriculture here on Nevis Mr. Randy expressed elation towards Mrs. Thompson’s victory and congratulated her on her win.
The Agriculture Director also noted that this speaks volume of the work that is being done here on the island.
Director of Agriculture here on Nevis Mr. Randy Elliot