Important Notices

Hyperlinking Notice
Links to websites not under the control of the Ministry of Agriculture & Fisheries (MoAF) are provided solely for the convenience of users. The MoAF is not responsible for the accuracy, currency or the reliability of such content. The MoAF does not offer any guarantee in that regard and is not responsible for the information found through these links, nor does it endorse the sites and their content.


Materials on this website were produced and/or compiled by Ministry of Agriculture & Fisheries (MoAF) for the purpose of providing the public with direct access to information about the programmes and services offered by the government of Jamaica and information on the country. The material on this site is covered by the provisions of the Copyright Act, Jamaican laws, policies, regulations and international agreements. Such provisions serve to identify the information source and, in specific instances, to prohibit reproduction of materials without written permission.
Non-commercial Reproduction
Information on this site has been posted with the intent that it be readily available for personal and public non-commercial use and may be reproduced, in part or in whole and by any means, without charge or further permission from the Ministry of Agriculture & Fisheries. We ask only that:

  • Users exercise due diligence in ensuring the accuracy of the materials reproduced;
  • The Ministry of Agriculture & Fisheries be identified as the source; and
  • The reproduction is not represented as an official version of the materials reproduced, nor as having been made, in affiliation with or with the endorsement of the Ministry of Agriculture & Fisheries.

Commercial Reproduction
Reproduction of multiple copies of materials on this site, in whole or in part, for the purposes of commercial redistribution is prohibited except with written permission from the Ministry of Agriculture & Fisheries in order to ensure that the information is the most accurate, up-to-date version.
Third-party Materials
Some of the materials and graphical elements found on the Ministry of Agriculture & Fisheries website are subject to copyrights held by other organizations as in the case where they are jointly operated as part of a collaborative arrangement. In such cases, some restrictions on the reproduction of materials or graphical elements may apply and it may be necessary to seek permission from the rights holder prior to reproducing the material.

To obtain permission to reproduce materials on this site for commercial purposes, please contact:
Ministry of Agriculture & Fisheries
Hope Gardens
Kingston 6
Tel: 927-1731-50
Fax: 927-1704


Privacy Notice

The Government of Jamaica and the Ministry of Agriculture & Fisheries are committed to providing visitors with websites that respect their privacy.
The Ministry of Agriculture & Fisheries website does not automatically gather any specific personal information from you, such as your name, phone number or e-mail address. We would only obtain this type of information if you supply it by sending us an e-mail or registering in a secure portion of the site. However, all personal information collected by the Ministry is held in confidence.
The Ministry of Agriculture & Fisheries utilizes cookies or alphanumeric identifiers transferred to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser, which automatically gather information about the sites you visit on the internet and the pages you visit on this site. This information is used for internal research. This information may also be disclosed to others in the form of aggregate data that does not describe or identify any individual user, and is aimed at compiling statistics on consumer usage of our site to determine its efficiency.