The Marketing Division is located on Market Street, Charlestown Nevis behind the Charlestown Public Market.
The role of the Marketing Department is to assist the farmers in marketing their produce to the hotels, supermarkets and other wholesale outlets.
At the Marketing Division the produce is inspected, sorted and graded for quality. They are then stored in a cold storage facility to enable a longer shelf life.
The division will then contact the various Hotels, Supermarkets and local vendors to inform them of the availability of the produce. Then order and delivery are arranged.
The division also provides various agricultural supplies including fencing material, drip irrigation equipment and supplies, knapsack sprayers, seeds, boxes, environmentally friendly pesticides and electrical fencing.
The division staff members give general advice on drip irrigation system installation, electric fencing installation and recommend suitable chemicals for use to control pest and diseases.
The division is headed by a Marketing Officer with a staff of four (4).