The quiet hillside community of Haddo in Westmoreland has remained unchanged for decades, with most commuters from Montego Bay to Savanna-la-Mar barely noticing the decades-old village signpost. But on January 22 2015, Haddo sparkled in the spotlight as hundreds of American tourists spent the day there planting 10 acres of high-grade organic ginger on land […]
There are over 200,000 registered farmers in Jamaica of which 190,000 of them are small-holder farmers, each with under 12 acres
Consider these statistics: Jamaica spends over $1 Billion US dollars annually on food imports but only exports $250 Million US Dollars
A group of 36 students and their professor visited Farm Up Jamaica’s Onion Farm in New Forest, Manchester.
The scotch bonnet pepper seed farm – save a farmer’s greenhouse by helping him grow pepper seedlings
We have developed Jamaica’s first organic, non-GMO scotch bonnet pepper seed bank in Santa Cruz
In the next twelve months, with your help, we can reduce the amount of onions imported into Jamaica.
Beginning with a test plot in October 2014, our long-term goal is to grow 100 acres of organically