Professionals aim to lower Haiti’s high level of crop losses

PETIONVILLE, Haiti — Agricultural experts from across Haiti gathered recently to learn ways to solve one of the country’s most-challenging food supply issues: Crop losses after harvest. The problem plagues Haiti’s mostly small-scale farmers, who lose on average… Read More

Student Spotlight: Rédjino Mompremier

Redjino Mompremier

Rédjino Mompremier knows the challenges Haiti faces to feed its population. The Haiti native has seen firsthand what food insecurity looks like, with roughly half of the country’s population classified as undernourished. This is aggravated by a longstanding… Read More

Haitian labs receive equipment, training to fight diseases and pests in crops

New Lab Microscope in Haiti

PETIONVILLE, Haiti — University of Florida researchers working with Haitians on a U.S.-funded project are lending their expertise to enhance Haitians’ ability to diagnose diseases in crops. The Feed the Future Haiti project, called Appui à la Recherche et… Read More