Feeding Island Dreams

Happy New Year. Back from the holidays, we hope to ramp up our posting again.

Here is a new review paper on the potential of “agritourism” in The Bahamas. The authors broadly define this as “Agritourism, also referred to as agro-tourism, farm tourism or farm-based tourism, has a host of definitions but can be understood as a form of tourism […]

By | 2019-01-04T10:11:05-05:00 January 4th, 2019|Categories: agriculture, Andros Island, tourism|Comments Off on Feeding Island Dreams

Recent Paper on the Future of Responsible Aquaculture

The increasing importance of aquaculture has generated a range of innovations that can alleviate environmental degradation and improve output.  A recent paper by Diana et al. published in BioScience discusses some of these recent improvements and outlines guidelines for future implementation of aquaculture programs.  I don’t know much about aquaculture, but given the widespread interest in aquaculture in The Bahamas […]

By | 2013-05-03T20:19:07-05:00 May 3rd, 2013|Categories: agriculture, Conch, economy, Education, Nutrients, Overfishing, pollution|Comments Off on Recent Paper on the Future of Responsible Aquaculture