About Us

Hon. Karl Samuda

Hon. JC Hutchinson
Minister without Portfolio

Mr. Donovan Stanberry
Permanent Secretary



The Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries will be the driver for the sustainable development of the Jamaican agricultural sector and natural resources by the year 2020.


To advance the development of a modern, efficient and internationally competitive agricultural sector and the sustainable management of our fishery resources, in order to promote food security and food safety, in an effort to contribute to the development and well-being of our people.

Policy Coordination & Administration
Technical Services
Agricultural Planning & Policy
Agricultural Land Management Division

Finance & Accounts Division