Agriculture

By René Bruemmer, The Montreal Gazette, July 2, 2010  Rebecca Brutus, 4, hangs on tight to a package of food her family recieved in…
Peter Costantini, June 21, 2010, IPS News Agency Photo: Haitian small farmers demonstrate against Monsanto, Courtesy of La Via Campesina…
Ana Joanes, Huffington Post, June 17, 2010 On June 4th, 10,000 peasant farmers gathered in protest in Haiti to burn over 400 tons of…
Radio report broadcast on National Public Radio on June 11, 2010 Click here to listen Photo: Sebastien Narcisse, Students in a makeshift…
"So That Everyone Can Eat, Produce It Here:" Food Sovereignty and Land Reform in Haiti From Other Worlds, on Thursday, June 10, 2010…
News sources are reporting on Haitian farmers' suspicion of seeds donated by agriculture corporation Monsanto and distributed by U.S. AID…
The sweatshop factory baron and orchestrator of the 2004 coup d'etat against elected government in Haiti is lauded throughout the article…
An Open Letter to Oxfam America on its Stance on Biotechnology To: Mr. Jeremy Hobbs Executive Director, Oxfam International 266…
Empty Promises and Empty Bellies: Bill Clinton's Doubletalk on Haitian Agriculture By Kevin Edmonds May 17 2010 The following…
By Mervyn Claxton, CounterPunch, April 30, 2010 Haiti's Ministry of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Rural Development (MARNDR) has…
By Mervyn Claxton, April 8, 2010 The following article was posted to the website of Professor Norman Girvan, http://www.normangirvan.…
This 2004 article examines the origin and the decline of rice production in Haiti. From the report: "Haiti was once a self-sufficient…
Land tenure issues in rural Haiti : review of the evidence (1988 report) Authors:  Bloch, Peter C.; Lambert, Virginia; Singer, Norman J…