• Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture
  • Agriculture: A priority for sustainable development in the Americas

Family farming

Press

  • Research studies aimed at resolving challenges faced by Latin American and Caribbean coffee farmers were presented in Guatemala

    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.

  • Symposium

    Research studies aimed at resolving challenges faced by Latin American and Caribbean coffee farmers were presented in Guatemala

  • Beekeeping

    API Caribe Project: Specialists from Argentina assist Barbados and Dominica to develop their honey industries

  • Recognition

    Guatemalan cocoa ranks among the 50 best in the world

  • Coffee growing

    IICA warns of the negative impact of falling coffee prices and urges governments and the private sector to find solutions

Events

  • Technical forum

    Characterization of family farming in the Caribbean

  • Seminar

    Perm-apiculture techniques

  • Reduction of food losses

    Virtual Forum

    Reduction of food losses: Basic notions for postharvest management

Chocolate Project

11/14/2017

IICA hosted an associative internship that brought rural groups together to learn from each other. This is the experience.

Audio

  • A lo largo de 10 000 años los pueblos indígenas de México seleccionaron semillas de maíz y desarrollaron materiales de una enorme riqueza genética. En estos maíces nativos y en la forma tradicional de procesarlos, se abre una alternativa de negocio para los pequeños productores y los emprendimientos de producción artesanal de tortillas.

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