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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.
Estimated growth in domestic crops area, yield, and production 1969-1988
5 tablas A total of 50 crops are considered in this analysis. It explores the performance of the crops produced by the majority of the small farmers, mainly for domestic consumption. Small farmer's land and labour are ...
Committed to the promotion of sustainable agricultural development and prosperity of rural communities in Jamaica
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 ...
Seminario Desarrollo Agrícola Sostenible y Medio Ambiente: enfoque en cuencas hidrográficas
The purpose of the seminar was to exchange experiences and information about the environmental problems affecting the agricultural sector in Jamaica and to analyze possible solutions to the problems. This document includes ...
An overview of the management functions and technical impact of the IICA Office in Jamaica from 1984-1988. Evaluation and operative action strategy of IICA in Jamaica
The document provides an overview of the technical, administrative, managerial and representational dimensions of the IICA Office in Jamaica during the period of January 1984 through December 1988. The table of contents ...
Report on the first meeting of the alliance for sustainable develoment of agriculture and the rural milieu
The concept of the Allience, should, therefore, be guided by an appreciation of the following key words and terms, agriculture, rural miliew, sustainable development and alliance, are central to the sucessful conceptualisation ...
Farming systems research and extension approach
The document provides definitions of the Farming Systems and the role of the Farming System Research/Extension (FSR/E) in Jamaica.
A report on the contribution of the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture to the agricultural sector of Jamaica during 2000
La Conferencia Interamericana sobre Agricultura celebrada en Washington D.C. en 1930, bajo la égida de la Unión Panamericana, planteó la idea de crear un Instituto Interamericano de Agricultura Tropical. Doce años después, ...
Regional Conference on Rural Women Food Producers in the Caribbean Kingston: Report
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 ...
Seminar on mediterranean fruit fly
Se presentan temas abordas en el seminario acerca de la mosca mediterránea de la fruta.