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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 ...
Survey on pineapple pests and diseases in the lesser Antilles: final report
This survey was aimed at identifying, for each country visited (Trinidad, Santa Lucia, San Vicente, Grenada, Barbados, Antigua, San Kitts and Dominica), the main pests and diseases in local pineapple fields.
IICA plant protection programme in the caribbean a case of technical cooperation in agricultural development assistance
The IICA Plant Protection Program for the Caribbean seeks to promote and support the efforts of the Caribbean countries to prevent and reduce losses in crops caused by pests, diseases and weeds. The program, which began ...
Cost of production of food crops: Hanover
The costs presented in this publication correspond to the costs of labour and inputs directly used in the production of the crop (variable cost)
Consultation meeting on Plant genetic resources in the eastern Caribbean states: procedings
The Consultation Meeting provided technical inputs deemed relevant to the first Report on The State of the World's Plant Genetic Resources and a costed Global Plan of Action for the Conservation and Sustainable Utilization ...
The political economy of technological in Latin American agriculture: a discussion note
A discussion note written by Per Anderson for Seminario "cambio técnico en el agro latinoamericano: situación y perspectivas en la década de 1980"
Critical levels of dry rotting of yellow yam (Dioscorea Cayenensis) planting material & yield responses after disinfesting heads of pratylenchus coffeae & after post-plant nematicide applications
Two trials were conducted with yellow yam to determine the level at which dry rotting of planting material becomes critical and therefore wich heads should be aceptable and which should be rejected growth and yield responses ...
A Comparative Study of Production Organization Among Peasants in Peru, Ecuador, and Colombia, with Special Reference to Associative Productiion Strategies
Este informe presenta los resultados de un estudio sobre la organización de producción en el campesinado de Perú, Ecuador y Colombia. Se ha prestado especial atención a las estrategias de producción asociativa. Por estrategias ...
Rural women´s survey
This document attempt to provide a background information of the social and economic status of women including their importance in the household structure. Focuses in: 1)Farming participation, 2)experience in associations, ...