State Future Farmers of America Officers Jusenia Tuitt, Jeremiah Jenkins and Keneiya Henderson, along with Velda Hendricks--St. Croix district director of agriculture-- is greeted by Governor Kenneth E. Mapp at opening ceremonies at Government House for the 43rd Annual Agriculture and Food Fair.
The Annual Agriculture and Food Fair on St. Croix is one of the most anticipated events across the Caribbean. With the finest foods, music and family-friendly fun, the event draws locals and visitors alike for four days of excitement.
The 43rd annual celebration, held February 17-20, 2017, did not disappoint. Each year, student participation is a highlight of the festival. Students from schools across the territory displayed their creativity and cultural pride with participation in marching bands and dance troupes, as well as with handcrafted booth displays and more.
Below, enjoy photo highlights from Feb. 18, 2017.