Cooperative Extension Service (UVICES)

UVI Cooperative Extension Service

The University of the Virgin Islands Cooperative Extension Service is a dynamic, flexible organization dedicated to delivering quality, relevant programs most needed by the people of the Virgin Islands in the areas of Agriculture & Natural Resources4-H/Family & Consumer Sciences and Communications, Technology & Distance Learning. Click here to find out about our current event as we also produce annual and special events including agriculture fairs, farming-related conferences, Woodworkers Expo, Beekeeping Conferences, Batik Exhibits, and more. Follow us on Facebook to stay updated.

What’s Going on @UVICES



  • Guide to Safer Trees | Front Cover
  • Tropical Fruits of the VI Book | Book Cover
  • Caribbean Healthy Homes | PDF Downloads
  • Recipes for a Non-Toxic Household | PDF Download
  • Traditional Medicinal Plants of St Croix, St. Thomas, and St. John | Front Cover

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In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, and reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity. Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, and American Sign Language) should contact the UVI School of Agriculture or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. To file a program discrimination complaint, a complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, which can be obtained online at document/ad- 3027, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted to USDA by: (1) Mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 1400 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; or (2) Fax: (833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442; or (3)Email:

Issued in furtherance of Cooperative Extension Work, Acts of May 8 and June 30, 1914, as amended. UVI School of Agriculture and United States Department of Agriculture Cooperating. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

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