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The Rio Cobre windows of sustainability : final report
El WS en Jamaica se inició en el área de la cuenca del río Cobre en la parroquia de St. Catherine en 1997. El área del río Cobre tiene una serie de problemas que incluyen servicios de extensión inadecuados, bajos niveles ...
Cost of production of food crops: Manchester, St. Elizabeth, Portland, St. Thomas, Kgn.&St. Andrew, St. James, Hanover, St. Ann, Westmoreland, Clarendon, Trelawny, St. Mary, St. Catherine,
The cost of production survey for cash crops was the outcome of joint efforts between the Ministry of Agriculture Farm Management Section 8MINAG-FMS), Ministry of Agriculture Data Bank and Evaluation Division and the ...
Agriculture in Jamaica : 1991-1995 and beyond
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 ...
Jamaica's hillside agriculture: an environmental endowment
This paper discusses how Jamaica's hillside agriculture conceptually interfaces development and sustainability issues. Additionally, this farming systems in a fragile ecosystem is an environmental endowmen. It is anticipated ...
Proceedings of the institutional context for on-farm adaptive research: Round table
The objective of the round-table was to discuss issues concerning the institutionalization of an on-farm research capacibility, drawing on the Hillside Agriculture Sub-Project's (HASP). Multidisciplinary, integrated farming ...
Proceedings of the workshop: Network of Agricultural Information and Documentation Units in Jamaica
This document explains Jamaica has the capacity to improve in its provision of agricultural information services and products, however integration of the information units in the agricultural sector based on improved ...
IICA action strategy in Jamaica: 1990-1991
The document refers to the overall strategy for the 1990-1991 biennium: a) to assist the Government of Jamaica in bringing Jamaican back to its pre-Hurricane Gilbert level of development, while at the same time developing, ...
On-farm mango (Mangifera indica L.) cultivar trials for small hillside farmers between 230 and 300 meters elevation in the Parish of St. Catherine
Cuadros; 5 ref. The objective of the document was to test the production of five commercial cultivars of mango, mangifera indica L., and to provide extension agents, local farmers and researchers with information on the ...
Hillside Agriculture Sub-Project (HASP): Wholesale seasonal price variation for the coronation market
This report provides information regarding seasonal price variations at the Coronation market for a number of crops. As such, this study is geared as a farm planning tool for both extensionists and farmers.
A component of the IICA marketing and agro-industrial project
This report was commissioned by the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) through its local office in Jamaica, and represents the results of an agro-industrial marketing survey in Jamaica. The ...