Good Moon Farm, British Virgin Islands

Good Moon Farm, British Virgin Islands

If you are a regular reader of this blog, you probably know about my occasional frustrations about not being able to find fresh produce that is actually fresh in the British Virgin Islands. Most of our produce comes from Puerto Rico or Miami via ships, on a weekly basis. As one can imagine, bringing fresh food takes a long time and can be quite costly. Unfortunately, most of the time, by the time they make it here they are moldy, bruised and not-so-fresh looking. And for me, this is a big problem because I write a food blog.

However, it seems like my fresh produce related problems are coming to an end. Because, the other day, my friend Chrissann and I found a beautiful, organic farm on Tortola (the largest island one of the British Virgin Islands) called Good Moon Farm.

Good Moon Farm, British Virgin Islands

Good Moon Farm is located in the north side of Tortola, BVI. It is owned and operated by a gentleman named Aragorn Dick-Read with his family. From what I understand, as a BVI’lander (born and raised in Tortola), he had a passion for farming and has been in this business for many years.

Unfortunately, we were not been able to meet with Aragorn and his family, because they were on vacation. However, as soon as we walked into the farm, it was apparent to see that they are very much attached to their Caribbean roots and the community.
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