They came to learn about UF/IFAS’ teaching and research labs as they rebuild their campus and set up their own new labs. They also cemented their growing collaboration with UF.
With the hurricane season underway, UF scientists are stepping up efforts to help Haiti’s farming sector prepare for the threat of increasingly variable weather and climate patterns.
Agricultural professionals attended an AREA training to learn ways to address gender disparities in Haiti, where experts say a "gender gap" limits agricultural productivity.
The Feed the Future Haiti AREA project is reviewing applications from researchers seeking grants to fund research, equipment and other expenses to support researchers in Haiti. Learn more about the Pilot Projects program.
The Feed the Future Haiti Appui à la Recherche et au Développement Agricole (AREA) project is addressing food insecurity and undernutrition by strengthening and supporting Haitian institutions. The project, also known as Support to Agricultural Research and Development, is a USAID-funded, Haitian-driven agricultural partnership. Learn more: About Us.