Domestic Food Crop Production and Marketing Project

About the program

The program provides seeds, fertilizers; contributions for irrigation equipment; technical advice and market consultancies in order to increase productivity and production of selected crops for the local market and export.

Country Jamaica
Home 04.20.2001
Classification Technical Assistance, Productive infrastructure, Insumos productivos
FNS Dimension Disponibilidad
Website http://rada.gov.jm/?page_id=53
Objectives

Increase productivity and production of selected crops for the local market and for exportation.

Components and/or products

Technologies

Provide local farmers with improved production technologies through:

  • Training.
  • Research programs.
  • Assistance in pest free production.
  • Coordination of marketing.
  • Establish irrigation systems.
  • Lease equipment.
  • Facilitate (Miniset) technology for the production of sweet potato.
  • Land preparation.
Scope

Nacional

Geographical coverage Rural
Responsible organism

Executing organism Rural Agricultural Development Authority