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Truly Grassroots: How Agricultural Entrepreneurs Can Lead a Haitian Renewal

Collection:
Black Caribbean Literature (BCL)
Contributor:
Barjon,Regine (Author), Auerswald,Philip (Author), Novy-Hildesley,Julia (Author), Hasler,Adam (Author)
Format:
Journal Article
Publication Date:
Oct 2010
Published:
Cambridge, MA: MIT Press
ISBN:
1558-2477
Location:
African American Research Center, Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject Term:
Caribbean area, Haiti, Agriculture, Farmers, Entrepreneurs, Public administration, Export-import trade, Efficiency, Administrative, Food industry
Notes:
Part of a special journal issue dedicated to strategies for societal renewal in Haiti., Haiti spends 80 percent of its export earnings to import food that the nation's farmers could produce themselves. More than a third of Haiti's farmland is underutilized.