In vitro potato plantlet Courtesy Potato Research Institute Czech Republic
    Five Haitians who participated in a recent training course on tissue-culture techniques have returned home very satisfied with the training they received at the Scientific Research Council (SRC) facility at Hope Gardens, St Andrew in Jamaica.
    The Haitians, who represented farmers' groups, state and private universities, took part in an intensive five-day course in which they received lectures and hands-on training in producing pathogen-free planting material for roots and tubers