Sugar is the main crop in Jamaica. Other major crops include bananas, coffee, cocoa, coconuts and citrus fruits. Jamaicans farmers also grow pimento, tobacco, ginger, sisal and rice. Additionally, the government actively... More »

Some types of vegetation grown in Jamaica include fruit trees, hardwood, orchids and cocoa. Unfortunately, a lot of the country's natural vegetation has been stripped away for construction and agriculture. More »

Brazilian farmlands produce coffee, sugarcane, soybeans and cocoa. The country's grain production consists of primarily corn and rice, and its groves produce citrus fruits and bananas. Non-food crops include tobacco and ... More »

The primary crops in South Africa include grains, sugar, fruits, potatoes, tomatoes, cotton, tobacco and tea. Ornamental plants are also common in the country, including gladioli, bulbs, roses, proteas and chrysanthemums... More »

Some of the main crops grown in Africa include cereals and grains, such as corn, wheat and rice, and legumes and fodder, such as beans, groundnut and cowpea. Agriculture employs 65 percent of Africa's labor force and is ... More »

Jamaica is an island 90 miles south of Cuba and 118 miles west of Haiti in the Caribbean Sea. The capital of Jamaica is Kingston; its latitude is 18° 00' N and its longitude is 76° 48' W. This latitude places Jamaica in ... More »

The climate in Jamaica is tropical and humid with warm to hot temperatures all year round. The average temperature in Jamaica is between 80 and 90 degrees Fahrenheit. Jamaican nights are considerably cooler than the days... More »