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    • Women food producers in Jamaica: assessment and policies 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID); Innerarity, Faith (IICA, 02-1996)
      Este estudio pretende sentar las bases sobre las cuales se puedan orientas las políticas y acciones del gobierno para mejorar las condiciones laborales de las mujeres productoras de alimentos y la seguridad alimentaria y ...
    • Women food producers in Jamaica: technology and marketing 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Smikle, Conrad; Smikle, Conrad; Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) (IICA, 02-1996)
    • Economic assessment of different technological packages in yellow yam production 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Williamson, Verónica; Reyes Pacheco, Armando (IICA, 01-1996)
      7 tablas The study presents a general portrait of five diverse technological packages, and for each account income and cost of production schedules (listing all labour and material costs)
    • Consumers'preference for minisett yellow yam 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Williamson, Veronica (IICA, 1996)
      Los ñames producidos con la aplicación de la tecnología minisett son más pequeños que los producidos por los métodos tradicionales, lo que plantea la cuestión de la aceptabilidad del consumidor. Analiza la actitud del ...
    • Women food producers in Jamaica:a national summary 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID); Innerarity, Faith; Smikle, Conrad (IICA, 1996)
      Technical Cooperation Agreement IICA/IDB/ATN-SF-4064-RE> Program for the analysis of Agricultural policies vis-a-vis women Food Producers in the Andean Region, the Southern Cone and the Caribbean.
    • Regional Conference on Rural Women Food Producers in the Caribbean Kingston: Report 

      Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID); Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) (IICA, 05-1995)
      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 ...
    • The agricultural sector performance: 1989-1993 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) (IICA, 05-1995)
      The document identified the following objectives: to increase and sustain agricultural contribution to the general economic growth of the economy, to increase production and productivity, to improve the quality of rural ...
    • Environmental friendliness and poverty: the price of hillside farming in Jamaica 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Reyes Pacheco, Armando (IICA, 04-1995)
      Bib. p. 21-22 This paper stems from conceding Jamaica's hillside agriculture as an environmental endowement, for the prevailing traditional small hillside farming system comprises amiable environmental fundamentals of ...
    • Propuesta de programa - Presupuesto 1994-1995 

      Junta Interamericana de Agricultura (JIA); Séptima Reunión Ordinaria México; Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) (IICA, 1995)
      Este documento presenta cuatro partes: la primera parte, la estructuras; segunda parte, recursos según categoría de actividad, se divide en tres capítulos; tercera parte, fuentes de financiamiento; cuarta parte, la cooperación ...
    • Adoption of min-sett technology in Jamaica 

      Campbel Chin Sue, Hyacinth; Fielding, William J.; Reyes-Pacheco, Armando (IICA, 1995)
      El documento se refiere a la adopción de la tecnología mini-sett en Jamaica. Se espera que con la introducción de técnicas de mini-sett para mejorar las prácticas de producción de los productores de ñame, el ñame de Jamaica ...
    • On-farm mango (Mangifera indica L.) cultivar trials for small hillside farmers between 230 and 300 meters elevation in the Parish of St. Catherine 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Ministerio de Agricultura (Jamaica); Reid, C.; Annakie, Z.; Stone, E.; Mayne, J.; Wallace, G. (IICA, 12-1994)
      Cuadros; 5 ref. The objective of the document was to test the production of five commercial cultivars of mango, mangifera indica L., and to provide extension agents, local farmers and researchers with information on the ...
    • Hillside Agriculture Sub-Project (HASP): Wholesale seasonal price variation for the coronation market 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Ministerio de Agricultura (Jamaica); Grant, A Shaun - Marie; Agencia de los Estados Unidos para el Desarrollo Internacional (USAID) (IICA, 12-1994)
      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.
    • Cost of production of food crops: St. Thomas 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Ministerio de Agricultura (Jamaica); Mulleady, Jose Tomás (IICA, 12-1994)
      The costs presented in this publication correspond to the costs of labour and inputs directly used in the production of the crop (variable cost)
    • Hillside Agriculture Sub-Project baseline survey results 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Ministerio de Agricultura (Jamaica); Bockarie, A.H.; Agencia de los Estados Unidos para el Desarrollo Internacional (USAID) (IICA, 12-1994)
      Cuadros The purpose of this report is to provide information to extension officers, researchers, project implementors and policy-markers on the economic viability of mixed cropping systems. In so doing, it will list the ...
    • Sustainable agricultural development for small hillside farmers in Jamaica 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Van-Crowder, L. (IICA, 12-1994)
      9 ref. This publication contains two papers that deal with sustainable agricultural development for small hillside farmers in Jamaica, focusing on institutional and technological considerations. The first paper established ...
    • Cost of production of food crops: portland 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Ministerio de Agricultura (Jamaica) (IICA, 12-1994)
      The costs presented in this publication correspond to the costs of labour and inputs directly used in the production of the crop (variable cost).
    • Farming systems research and extension approach 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Ministerio de Agricultura (Jamaica); Reid, C.; Agencia de los Estados Unidos para el Desarrollo Internacional (USAID) (IICA, 12-1994)
      The document provides definitions of the Farming Systems and the role of the Farming System Research/Extension (FSR/E) in Jamaica.
    • A roadbed for Jamaica's agricultural export development 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Reyes Pacheco, Armando (IICA, 12-1994)
      The document explains that the agriculture needs to be reestructured in order to promote and diversify exports. It reccapitulates the status of Jamaica's agriculture and its exports. A strategy Tropical boutique agriculture ...
    • Cost of production of food crops: Westmoreland 

      Ministerio de Agricultura (Jamaica); Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Mulleady, Jose Tomás (IICA, 12-1994)
      The costs presented in this publication correspond to the costs of labour and inputs directly used in the production of the crop (variable cost)
    • Cost of production of food crops: St. Mary 

      Mulleady, José Tomás; Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Ministerio de Agricultura (Jamaica) (IICA, 12-1994)
      The costs presented in this publication correspond to the costs of labour and inputs directly used in the production of the crop (variable cost).