PROMECAFE, an initiative supported by IICA, held a symposium with 330 participants from 14 countries across the region, which is home to more than one million coffee-farming families.
The fourth edition of LATINITY brought together a record number of participants, thanks to widespread interest in digital technologies and the potential of women across the region.
Collaboration with international agencies, the rebuilding of protected environments and the rehabilitation of agricultural chains are areas for immediate attention.
Director General of IICA, Manuel Otero, described the challenges that the region must surmount on the path towards Agriculture 4.0 and in its quest for innovation.
The aim of the project is to boost the production capacity of local beekeepers and to design a plan and marketing strategy for Caribbean honey products.
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