Agriculture

Haiti's employment push turns to textiles as farming tradition uprooted By Rashmee Roshan Lall, The Guardian, Global Development blog,…
Álvaro García Linera: ‘There is no exclusive model’ Published on Bolivia Rising, June 4, 2013 The following interview with Álvaro…

By João Pedro Stédile, June 3, 2013 This is excerpted from a speech by João Pedro Stédile, Co-coordinator of the Landless Workers…

Look out Monsanto: The Global Food Movement Is Rising The book Harvesting Justice isn’t just a look at the world’s most exciting food…

The ministry of agriculture of the government of Haiti publishes (in French) a lengthy document on its website titled, 'Investment plan…

By Maura R. O'Connor, Foreign Policy Magazine, January 11, 2013 In the wake of Haiti's devastating 7.0-magnitude earthquake exactly…

Vietnam sells 300,000 tonnes of rice to Haiti By Reuters, December 26, 2012 Vietnam has secured a contract to export 300,000 tonnes…

Haitians left hungry in wake of severe storms  Report says Haiti is expected to experience severe food shortages in six months; rural…

By Randal C. Archibold, New York Times, Nov 17, 2012 FAUCHÉ, Haiti — A woman who lost just about everything now gives her children…

The following two articles are published in the October 2012 issue of Haiti Briefing, published by the Haiti Support Group in London, UK…

By Jacqueline Charles, Miami Herald, Nov 5, 2012 Before Sandy dumped more than 20 inches of rain on Haiti, rural towns like Petit-Goâve…

By Dan Charles, NPR Radio, Oct 4, 2012 Based on a broadcast on National Public Radio's 'All Things Considered.' Listen to the story…
With 60 percent of Haitians relying on farming to feed their families, a revitalized sector is absolutely crucial to long-term growth…

By the Caribbean Journal staff, Aug 30, 2012 http://www.caribjournal.com/2012/08/30/haitis-agriculture-sector-suffered-242-million-in-…
By Ronel Odatte AlterPresse, June 13, 2012, translated from the French by Dady Chery for Haiti Chery Hinche, Haiti – In the Central…

According to Le Nouvelliste daily, U.S. agricultural authorities have closed off the U.S. market for dried mango from Haiti. As a result…