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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 ...
Improving crop and livestock germplasm: What, why, how & what next?
This Brief has been completed based on APP actions to date, including studies on the harmonization of protocols for movement of plant and animal germplasm across the Caribbean Region, the experiences of Regional technicians ...
Changing climate, changing farming systems
This feature highlights the already known causes and potential impacts of climate change, as well as the options for response in the Caribbean farming community. It also highlights initiatives that are being carried out ...
Are farmers still planting by the moon?
This feature highlights the value of both traditional (longstanding) and innovative methods of farming in the Caribbean, as well as the benefit of understanding current practices and systems to support a more resilient ...
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? ...
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.