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Assessment of Agricultural technology development and transfer in St. Kitts and Nevis
The Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis is bent on developing agriculture to boost its economy. This goal presents a stimulating challenge to the institutional technology development and transfer system for modernizing the ...
The social dynamics of on-farm adaptive research
The paper gives some guidelines of how to conduct interviews with farmers in order to create an atmosphere in which the researcher and farmer can work for each other's benefit. This requirement is essential in the cases ...
Important IICA experiences which contribute to sustainable agricultural development in Guyana&profiles/curriculum vitae of Guytca professional staff
This project aims to support the development of an effective rural development strategy through the promotion and implementation of productive activities which build capacity and improve incomes in participating rural communities.
Will small yam farmers in Jamaica adopt the mini-sett technology
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 ...
The political economies of Central America: foreign aid and labor remittances
This paper looks at the issues raised by the growing role of foreign transfers in Central America. Then it examines the magnitude of foreign transfers and the transfers' implications for the debate on macroeconomic development ...
Programme of work for the short-term adaptive production oriented research on rice in the BRUMDEC Project
(Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA), 1982)
This programme aims at correcting deficiencies by the transfer of technology and by generating information to enable the formulation of improved norms in the management of the rice crop.