Entrepreneurship, Farm Management, New Agribusinesses

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

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

Una mirada a experiencias exitosas de agroturismo en América Latina

En este documento se presentan algunas de las experiencias de agroturismo ganadoras de los mencionados concursos. Estas se han dividido en tres secciones: i) rutas y tours temáticos gestionados desde lo local; ii) gastronomía, producción agropecuaria y actividades al aire...
Hernando Riveros
Adriana Lucio-Paredes
Marvin Blanco
Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA)

Canales y segmentos del mercado Frutas y Vegetales frescos

Su ruta comercial a través del mercado europeo El mercado minorista de la UE y EFTA para las frutas y vegetales frescos está dominado por los supermercados. Cerca del 60-90% de la producción se vende a través de los supermercados, dependiendo del producto y el pa...
CBI Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands
CBI Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands

Market Channels and Segments Fresh Fruit and Vegetables

Your trade route through the European market The European retail market for fresh fruit and vegetables is dominated by the supermarkets. About 60-90% of produce is sold through supermarkets, depending on the product and country. Supermarkets are demanding customers, generally with more than...
CBI Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands
CBI Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands

Small-Scale Production of Filtered Coconut Oil in Support of the Plant Oil Stove in the Philippines

  A complete package of technology and equipment was developed, evaluated, and pilot tested for sustainable small-scale production of filtered coconut oil to support the promotion of the plant oil stove — an environment-friendly stove that uses all types of plant oil as fuel. The...
Roberto C. Guarte
The University of Queensland

Cucumber

The cucumber (Cucumus sativus) is a warm-season vining crop in the Cucurbit family. Cucumbers suitable for immediate consumption are referred to as “slicers,” while those for processing are “picklers.” Although there once was a large pickling cucumber industry in Kentucky,...
Brent Rowell
Tim Coolong
University of Kentuky

Manual de Cosecha y Mercadeo

El módulo de Poscosecha y Mercadeo, que a continuación se presenta, es un recurso educativo que será utilizado por docentes y estudiantes del Bachillerato Técnico Profesional en Agricultura. Este material didáctico está diseñado con el objetivo de...
Moises Castellanos
Ivanna Vejerano
Edwin Fores
Escuela Agricola Panamericana Zamorano