Taiwan Technical Mission Helps Saint Lucia Banana Farmers To Boost Yields

Press Release:- The Banana Productivity Improvement Project (BPIP) in collaboration with the Taiwan Technical Mission and local expert Julius Polius last week proved to banana farmers that bunch size, bunch to box ratio and productivity can increase with adherence to best agronomic and good agricultural practices in the Woodland region – an area notorious for producing small bunch sizes. The exercise took place at a field day on a demonstration plot established in Woodlands. From the inception of the BPIP officers noticed that bunch size was small and productivity in that region was generally low. The observation was confirmed by a