Feed the Future


Appui à la Recherche et au Développement Agricole (AREA)

  • Professionals aim to lower Haiti’s high level of crop losses

    Agricultural experts from across Haiti gathered recently to learn ways to solve one of the country’s most-challenging food supply issues: Crop losses after harvest. Read the story >>

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    Postharvest and Food Safety program

  • Student Spotlight: Rédjino Mompremier

    Haiti's struggle to achieve economic growth is the fundamental challenge that brought Rédjino Mompremier from Haiti to the University of Florida to study agronomy. He wants to make a difference. Read the story >>

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    Students from Haiti working on master's degrees at UF and LSU

  • Labs receive equipment, training to fight plant diseases

    University of Florida researchers are working closely with professionals to enhance Haitians’ ability to diagnose diseases in crops. Read the story >>

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    Plant Pathology program

News and Updates

Project team evaluating submissions for first of three 'mini grants'

The Feed the Future Haiti AREA project has launched a grant program to award agricultural scholars and other experts funds for research, equipment and other expenses. The team has reviewed submissions for the first first round of grants and soon plans to announce winners. Learn more about these and the next round of grants

A Haitian woman on a farm

About the Project

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 SARD (Support to Agricultural Research and Development), is a USAID-funded, Haitian-driven agricultural partnership of public and private institutions. Learn more: About Us.

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