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A roadbed for Jamaica's agricultural export development
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 ...
The coffee sector of Costa Rica: production, organizational and institutional aspects of industry
This document explains on economic importance of coffee the coffee market, organization with the coffee sub-sector, support institutions and relationship between the various actors in the coffee industry.
Technical Committee for Agricultural Technology Transfer Between Latin America and the Caribbean (TECLAC); first programming meeting
The meeting was attended by hig-level representatives from eleven key institutions, based in Latin American and the Caribbean, engaged in agricultural policy, education or technology research, development and transfer. It ...
A quantitative analysis of the performance of the Windward Islands Banana Industry : measuring total factr productivity growth, 1965-1995
This document explains on bananas are the most important tropical fruit in world trade. In, 1995, world imports of bananas totaled 10.6 million metric tons valued at over US .3 billion. The Windward islands have traditionally ...
Support to implementing cooperative activities between Latin-American and Caribbean institutions for agricultural development
The document includes the programme of the workshop, attended by fourteen participants, representing six concerned institutions from the Caribbean (see annexes 1 and 2). In section two the institutional statements are ...
Informe anual 1993
El informe presenta una síntesis de las acciones y orientaciones del IICA durante el año 1993, estas responden a los lineamientos del plan de mediado plazo 1987 - 1993, igualmente presenta los logros del Instituto en el ...
Strengthening rural development institutions (hemispheric)
(Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA), 11-1990)
The results of this study are summarized in two conceptual papers presented in January 1990 at a consultative meeting of international experts, held to validate their contents. It covers harmonization of macroeconomic and ...
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.
Cost of production of food crops: Westmoreland
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: portland
The costs presented in this publication correspond to the costs of labour and inputs directly used in the production of the crop (variable cost).