National Geographic : 1985 Jan
LAND USE IN JAMAICA o 20 km 0 20----- mi NGSCARTOGRAPHIC DIVISION RESEARCH:OONALDL. CARRICK Bay a Negril "Ganja" is grown throughout the island. Brown tint indicates areas of intense cultivation. An estimated 1,900 tons a year is smuggled into the U. S. SUGARCANE (BANANAS MIXED AGRICULTURE Introduced by the Spaniards, cane Brought to the West Indies from Small farms produce a variety yields sugar, molasses, and rum. the Canary Islands in the early of crops including corn, Sugar production has declined 1500s, bananas are a major cassava, coffee, papayas, yams, since 1967, although it remains export crop. Port Antonio is the and coconuts, mostly for the principal export crop. main shipping facility, domestic consumption.