Agribusiness - Market Prices, Marketing Research, International Trade, Entrepreneurship

Cómo entender y usar mejor los Acuerdos Comerciales

  Los destinatarios de este Manual son los pequeños y medianos empresarios que todavía tienen poca o ninguna experiencia exportadora y que se interesan en comprender y usar los acuerdos comerciales. Su principal aporte reside en ayudarles a usar los Acuerdos para explorar...
Cristián Sepúlveda
Cámara de Comercio de Santiago (CCS) y Dirección General de Relaciones Económicas. Internacionales – DIRECON

Social Marketing for Small Businesses

The publication explaining how social media are profoundly transforming marketing practices and why this matters for Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in developing countries - provides background information on the origins of social media; reviews main tools and methods such as blogging,...
Mark Hillary
Thomas Hess
International Trade Centre (ITC)

Fair Trade: Productos Alimenticios

Según Fair Trade USA Estados Unidos es actualmente el mayor mercado del mundo para los productos con sello Fair Trade, con más de 11.000 productos disponibles en los principales supermercados en Estados Unidos, así como miles de restaurantes, cafeterías y tiendas...
ProChile Nueva York, EE.UU.

CBI Product Fact Sheet: Fresh Chilli Peppers in the European Market

‘Practical market insight on your product’ The European market for fresh Chilli Peppers is steadily growing year after year. With this product factsheet CBI supports developing countries’ (DC) exporters with essential information to enhance their exports of Chilli peppers to the...
Piet Schotel
LEI Wageningen UR

A Guide for Assessing Agricultural Ventures

Launching a new and viable agribusiness venture requires considerable research and meticulous planning to improve the odds of success. This publication and guide targets three potential consumers – investors into an agricultural venture, aspiring or beginning farmers who want to start an...
Karen W. Craig
Kevin H. Crenshaw
JaMarkus Crowell
Kathryn B. Friday
Marcus L. Garner
William H. Hardin
Alice Paris
Mike Reeves
Nii Tackie
Duncan M. Chembezi
Alabama Cooperative Extension System

Status, challenges and marketing opportunities for canning navy bean in Kenya

Navy bean (white bean) is an export crop with potential to signficantly improve incomes of smallholder farmers in Kenya; its production and marketing has, however, stagnated. A study was conducted to determine the status, challenges and marketing opportunities for navy bean. Primary data were...
Chemining’wa George Ndiema
Kitonyo OM
JH Nderitu
African Journal of Food, Agriculture, Nutrition and Development (AJFAND)

Planificación aplicada a empresas asociativas rurales

El presente módulo denominado “Planificación aplicada a empresas asociativas rurales” es el tercero de los cuatro que conforman el curso “Gestión de agronegocios en empresas asociativas rurales”, y tiene como propósito ofrecerle a los lí...
Hernando Riveros
Pilar Santacoloma
Florence Tartanac

Vegetables and Pulses Outlook

According to USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) August 28 Vegetables report, the 2014 contract production of the four major processing vegetables (tomatoes, sweet corn, snap beans, and green peas) is projected to total 18.2 million short tons, up 14 percent from last year...
Hodan Farah Wells
Jennifer Bond
Suzanne Thornsbury

Organization principles for producers’ associations

Its purpose is to present leaders of producers’ associations with various options for legally formalizing their organization, and to develop possible strategies and mechanisms for improving linkages within the agroproduction chain. The module has the following objectives: To discover the...
Pilar Santacoloma
Alexandra Röttger
Florence Tartanac

Organización de agroempresas y asociatividad

El presente módulo denominado “Organización de empresas y asociatividad” tiene como propósito presentar a los líderes de las empresas asociativas rurales las distintas opciones de formalización jurídica de las empresas asociativas rurales, as...
Hernando Riveros
Pilar Santacoloma
Florence Tartanac