Jamaica

Pesticide Use, Residues and Resistance

The goal of this topic is to assess the extent to which pesticides are used on pepper, callaloo, and sweet potato. We hypothesize that many of […]

  • Start Date: 1993
  • End Date: 1998
  • Project Code: Not Available
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Social, Economic, Policy and Production System Analyses: Social and Gender-related Issues that Affect IPM Adoption

Social, economic, policy, and institutional systems (human systems) have been shown to sometimes present overwhelming barriers to implementing IPM practices. The goal of this topic is […]

  • Start Date: 1993
  • End Date: 1998
  • Project Code: Not Available
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Policies Affecting Production Practices for Domestic Markets and Export Opportunities of Jamaican Vegetables

This project focused on addressing the socio-economic needs of the IPM CRSP activities in Jamaica. Preliminary data was collected on farming activities in Jamaica. The data […]

  • Start Date: 1993
  • End Date: 1998
  • Project Code: Not Available
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Research Enhancement through Participatory Activities: Information Systems for Collaborative Research

The goal of this research is to address the fundamental problems which are encountered when conducting interdisciplinary, multinational, collaborative IPM research. These include: (1) Constrained communications […]

  • Start Date: 1993
  • End Date: 1998
  • Project Code: Not Available
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MacDonald, Elizabeth

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Peanut Utilization in Food Systems in Developing Countries – Caribbean

The first phase of the project was designed to determine constraints of utilization of peanuts in the Caribbean region. Survey results indicated that the major constraint […]

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Breeding and Cultural Practices for the Caribbean

Research efforts have been directed toward identifying production constraints and testing genetic and cultural methods to overcome these constraints.

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Lambert, Hugh

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Schroeder, M.

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