• Effect of organic matter in a recovered bauxite soil in Jamaica 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) (2017)
      The powerful role of Organic Matter in recovering degraded lands is documented in Jamaica, bringing life back to farming areas where mining was once practiced.
    • IICA technical cooperation strategy in Jamaica 2011-2014 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) (IICA, 2011)
      The IICA Jamaica Country Strategy will serve as a guide to channel the technical cooperation provided by the office over the next four years. The Country Strategy reflects the needs of the agricultural and rural sector, ...
    • Project Profile: Modernization of the Veterinary Services División Ministry of Agriculture and Lands: Jamaica 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Ministerio de Agricultura y Tierras (Jamaica) (IICA, 03-2008)
      The IICA evaluation reviewed the operation and management of the VSD and furnished recommendations with respect to a new organizational structure. This new structure covers areas such as increase in the cadre of staff at ...
    • Hurricane Ivan farmer relief programme 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Ministerio de Agricultura (Jamaica); Agencia de los Estados Unidos para el Desarrollo Internacional (USAID) (IICA, 05-2005)
      The USAID, IICA and MOA to collaborate in facilitating a wider programme of disbursement of grant funds that was aimed at providing relief to affected farmers -hence the Hurricane Ivan Farmer Relief Programme.
    • Committed to the promotion of sustainable agricultural development and prosperity of rural communities in Jamaica 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) (IICA, 2002)
      The Jamaican economy continued to experience major setbacks in several sectors during 2001. The agriculture sector continues to be challenged by globalization and trade liberalization, particularly the erosion of preferential ...
    • Modernization of the IICA Office in Jamaica 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) (IICA, 04-2001)
      In this document explains about the modernization program comprised three basic elements: 1) development of a strategic plan for IICA technical cooperation in Jamaica; 2) administrative modernization of the office; 3) ...
    • Caribbean Black Sigatoka Management Workshop 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Empresa Exportadora de Banano (Jamaica) (IICA, 2001)
      This report is a compilation of the technical papers presented at the workshop to address disease epidemiology, etiology and management strategies for disease monitoring and control. The report is therefore intended to ...
    • Evaluation of the IICA-GTZ windows of sustainability model in Jamaica: the Río Cobre watershed 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Agencia Alemana de Cooperación Técnica (GTZ); Budhram, Dowlat; Carnap, Martin; Reiche, Carlos (IICA, 12-2000)
      This report is an evaluation of the Windows of Sustainability (WS) model when was implemented by IICA and GTZ in 1997 in Jamaica. The terms of reference for the evaluation were: 1) to analyze, evaluate outcomes and identify ...
    • A report on the contribution of the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture to the agricultural sector in Jamaica during 1999 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) (IICA, 03-2000)
      The Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) Office in Jamaica is pleased to present this report, which seeks to keep the agricultural sector informed about our activities and programmes carried out in 1999.
    • Biblio 2000: IICA Jamaica Library Database 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) (IICA, 01-2000)
      The Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) Office in Jamaica has established an Information Centre to: a) to provide access for members of the agricultural sector, researchers and students to ...
    • Agriculture in Jamaica : 1991-1995 and beyond 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) (1999)
      The information and analysis are based on statistics and descriptive information extracted from various national sources, as well as from reports generated by regional and international counterpart institutions. It is ...
    • Environmental Arrears to the Impoverished Hillside Farmers in Xaymaca 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Reyes Pacheco, Armando (IICA, 11-1996)
      There is litlle documented empirical evidence to suppoport popular claims of widespread rampant watershed degradation in Jamaica. Whilst it undobtedly occurs, it is confined to specific locations. Farming systems as practiced ...
    • Will small yam farmers in Jamaica adopt the mini-sett technology 

      Williamson, Verónica; Reyes Pacheco, Armando; Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) (IICA, 04-1996)
      This research paper is a renewed attempt to clarify the importance of farmers'social context and opinions related to embracing a technological production package. It overviews and incorporates attitudinal questions centered ...
    • Women food producers in Jamaica: technology and marketing 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Smikle, Conrad; Smikle, Conrad; Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) (IICA, 02-1996)
    • Women food producers in Jamaica: assessment and policies 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID); Innerarity, Faith (IICA, 02-1996)
      Este estudio pretende sentar las bases sobre las cuales se puedan orientas las políticas y acciones del gobierno para mejorar las condiciones laborales de las mujeres productoras de alimentos y la seguridad alimentaria y ...
    • Economic assessment of different technological packages in yellow yam production 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Williamson, Verónica; Reyes Pacheco, Armando (IICA, 01-1996)
      7 tablas The study presents a general portrait of five diverse technological packages, and for each account income and cost of production schedules (listing all labour and material costs)
    • Regional Conference on Rural Women Food Producers in the Caribbean Kingston: Report 

      Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID); Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) (IICA, 05-1995)
      The conference intents to raise consciousness of the conditions and needs of rural women farmers and to convince the authorities, ministers of agriculture, statistical units, planning agencies and the like, to institute ...
    • The agricultural sector performance: 1989-1993 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) (IICA, 05-1995)
      The document identified the following objectives: to increase and sustain agricultural contribution to the general economic growth of the economy, to increase production and productivity, to improve the quality of rural ...
    • Environmental friendliness and poverty: the price of hillside farming in Jamaica 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Reyes Pacheco, Armando (IICA, 04-1995)
      Bib. p. 21-22 This paper stems from conceding Jamaica's hillside agriculture as an environmental endowement, for the prevailing traditional small hillside farming system comprises amiable environmental fundamentals of ...
    • A roadbed for Jamaica's agricultural export development 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Reyes Pacheco, Armando (IICA, 12-1994)
      The document explains that the agriculture needs to be reestructured in order to promote and diversify exports. It reccapitulates the status of Jamaica's agriculture and its exports. A strategy Tropical boutique agriculture ...