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

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
FAO

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
USDA ERS

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
FAO

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
FAO

Course on agribusiness management for producers’ associations: Module 4 – Post-harvest and marketing

The purpose of the module is to learn more about post-production activities such as processing, preservation and packaging. This module also gives an insight into the role of new information and communication technologies. The objectives of this module are: to learn about post-harvest...
Pilar Santacoloma
Alexandra Röttger
Florence Tartanac
FAO

CBI Product Factsheet: Avocado in Germany

Exporters from developing countries (DCs) can profit from the growing German imports of fresh avocados. Good opportunities exist for ready-to-eat avocados. Additionally, DC exporters can differentiate themselves on the market with organic certification. Product Definition Avocado trees (Persea...
CBI Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands
CBI Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands

Estudio de Mercado Paltas en RP China

La palta se caracteriza por ser un producto exclusivo, esto es, no de consumo masivo o de primera necesidad. Tiene un precio elevado y se encuentra sólo en cadenas de supermercados grandes o ferias más exclusivas en áreas donde residen extranjeros. La gran oportunidad en este...
Oficina Comercial de Chile en RP China - ProChile
ProChile

Organic food products in China: Market overview

Chinese organic agriculture began in the late 1980s, driven initially by environmental concerns and later by export opportunities. The sector’s growth was remarkable, reaching over million hectares within five years. The Chinese government was quick to move to regulate the organic sector...
International Trade Centre
International Trade Centre

Estudio de Mercado Mermeladas, Jaleas y Compotas en EE.UU

  Lo que en Chile se conoce como industria de mermeladas, en EE.UU se define como de confituras, la que considera 3 categorías: mermeladas, jaleas y compotas (jam, jelly and preserves). La mermelada es preparada en base a la cocción de trozos frutas a las que se han incorporado...
Oficina Comercial de Chile en Washington D.C, EE.UU- ProChile
ProChile