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

Cómo Hacer Negocios con Marruecos

  Información clave para hacer negocios con Marruecos. Informa sobre el comportamiento del comercio exterior y de la relación bilateral con Chile, oportunidades de negocios, régimen de importación y consejos para acceder al mercado.  

Business Management for Small-Scale Agro-Industries

  This booklet addresses micro- and small-scale entrepreneurs who wish to improve their business operations. It may not require the sophisticated business management techniques that are used by large-scale manufacturers, but simple procedures to plan, monitor and control production, finances,...
Peter Fellows
Alexandra Rottger
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

How Much Debt Can a Farm Carry?

  For a farm business, liabilities are usually divided into two general categories: Current liabilities (less than 1 year) — Loans for feed, fertilizer, supplies, purchased feeder livestock, etc. Noncurrent liabilities (greater than 1 year) — Loans for machinery, breeding...
Michael R. Langemeier
Kansas State University Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service

High Density Apple Orchard Management

  From a historical perspective, a high density orchard is defined as any orchard with more than 150-180 trees per acre. However, many highly productive commercial orchards today have 150-180 trees per acre and higher density could be anything over 180 trees per acre. For the purposes of this...
Michael Parker
C. Richard Unrath
Charles Safley
David Lockwood
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service

Los consumidores en República Checa

  Los hábitos de consumo de los checos han cambiado radicalmente en los últimos treinta años. El comercio y el consumo interno aumentaron y se adaptaron,  a las primeras necesidades de los nuevos consumidores post era socialista, existiendo  una...

Cerezas en Reino Unido

  Calidad y frescura, son las principales demandas de los exigentes consumidores británicos. Las cerezas son consumidas en el Reino Unido principalmente por segmentos socio-económicos altos.  A lo anterior, se suma un incremento en el consumo de cerezas orgánicas, lo...

How do I Prove my Production is Organic?

  Organic certification is a marketing tool. It ensures that everyone in the supply chain adheres to the organic regulations. It provides trust to the consumer and protects from fraud. You don’t need organic certification just for the sake of it. You only need it if you are going to sell...
Research Institute of Organic Agriculture
Research Institute of Organic Agriculture

Fruta Fresca en Corea del Sur

  El mercado coreano de frutas importadas se ha incrementado en los últimos 5 años, según Korea Customs Service.  Entre las razones del aumento está la apertura del mercado y el rol de los hipermercados, considerados como uno de los factores claves...

Thai FDA Revises Pesticide Residue Standards and MRLs in Food

  On January 27, 2017, the Thai Food and Drug Administration notified the WTO (G/SPS/N/THA/183/Rev.1) on the Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) Notification Regarding Food Containing Pesticide Residue. This notification revises maximum residue limits and standards for pesticide residues in food...
Sukanya Sirikeratikul

Chilean Wine in the European market: A Positioning Mapping Approach from Germany

  Current wine marketing requires a rethinking of business strategy in order to increase the current market share and international prestige. This paper provides a comparative diagnosis of the positioning of Chilean wine in the European market, focusing on the case of Germany. The working...
Jose Diaz Osorio
Rodrigo Valdes
Nicole Hernandez
Revista de la Facultad de Ciencias Agrarias