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Harvesting results : summary IICA Canada Annual Report 2015
To encourage, promote and support our Member States in their efforts to achieve agricultural development and rural well-being through international technical cooperation of excellence. The Institute provides technical ...
Proposal for upgrading the Greencastle Propagation Station
The Ministry of Agriculture of Antigua and Barbuda, requested technical assistance in upgrading the Greencastle Propagation Station to IICA and CARDI. The study covered infraestructure and equipment including water supplies; ...
Technical Paper : Proposed Performance Management Framework
The BC agriculture sector is an important contributor to the economy, with $2.9 billion in farm cash receipts in 2014. The sector is highly diverse, due to BC’s varied topography and climate conditions. The agricultural ...
Plant germplasm : working towards free movement in the Region
What does it take for developing countries to build an industry from a mere plant, into ‘a whole set of new agro-industries’ which are vertically integrated and capable of displacing some of the million-dollar food imports? ...
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 impacts of the PROCISUR Program: an international study
El programa PROCISUR de apoyo a los Centros Nacionales de Investigación Agropecuaria (NARC) en Brasil, Argentina, Chile, Paraguay y Bolivia implica actividades especializadas diseñadas para mejorar la transferencia ...
Agriculture Policy Programme Caribbean Action: St. Kitts & Nevis, country update
The Update highlights contributions of the APP from actions under the Scale Down Work Plan, that were grounded in-country with direct benefits to local stakeholders.
Forage Fact Sheet : Tithonia
Tithonia is a tropical shrub rich in protein, valuable for feeding ruminants and rabbits. (Heuzé et al. 2016). It is a woody herb or succulent shrub, stoloniferous, annual or perennial, that can reach a height of 2 to 3 ...
Forage Fact Sheet : Trichanthera
Trichanthera is a small to medium sized shrub that grows to about 5 m high but reach to a height of 12-15 m
Forage Fact Sheet : Moringa
Moringa is a multipurpose tropical tree. It is mainly used for food and has numerous industrial, medicinal and agricultural uses, including animal feeding. It is very nutritious, fast-growing, drought-tolerant, adapted ...