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Haitian Kombit, a method of working the land

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Haitian Kombit, a method of working the land

This is a farming method that was popular during the slavery period in Saint Domingue, now known as Haiti. What is exactly the Haitian Kombit? It was the perfected method of working the land during slavery, It is called a rotating cooperative approach to planting and harvesting. This method is still being used in many regions in Haiti today

Tags: Agriculture, slavery, Kombit, Peasant, NATIONAL-PRODUCTION

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