Virgin Fresh Beekeeping Project
(January 26, 2010)
The VIDA is proud of it's progress in the Virgin Fresh Beekeeping Project! To date we have trained a total of over 100 students on all three islands in the science, business and art of beekeeping.

If you are interested in purchasing honey please contact one of our project participants on each island:

St. Croix
Wanda Wright - Wright Apiaries: 773-2142
Roniel “Honeyman” Allembert: 642-8740
Francis Jackman: 201-8740
Simon Montoute: 642-8779

St. Thomas
Charles Barry: 774-2952
Alexander "Bowchi" Celaire: 227-7807 or 642-4380

St. John
Monica Altamirando: 642-6342
Elmo Rabbsatt: 344-4878

There will be more apicultural (beekeeping) product vendors listed on this page as soon as they are ready to sell. Thanks for your support.
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