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Agenda prospectiva de investigación de la cadena productiva de la panela y su agroindustria

In order to strengthen the National System of Agricultural Science and Technology, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development- MARD (within the “Transition of Agriculture” project) launched a series of studies in 2006 aimed at defining Prospective Investigation Guidelines documentation ...

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Agro-Processing Industries in India - Growth, Status and Prospects

Agro processing is defined as set of techno-economic activities, applied to all the produces, originating from agricultural farm, livestock, aquacultural sources and forests for their conservation, handling and value-addition to make them usable as food, feed, fibre, fuel or industrial ...

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Análisis del impacto ambiental y del desarrollo humano y social, producto del procesamiento de la caña panelera en las veredas Salen, Idolos y Betania del Municipio Isnos Departamento del Huila

The panela producer communities in Colombia, occupy in great measure, good part of the agricultural production of the country, being the sector panelero a central axis of the rural economy of the small and medium producer. Along the years, the ...

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Análisis del sector agroindustrial piloncillero en la Región Huatusco – Fortin, Veracruz

The aim of this work was to develop a typology of the sugar cane agroindustry, particulary those namely “trapiches” which are involve in the production of “panela or piloncillo” within Huatusco-Fortin area, into Veracruz state, evaluating different aspects of their ...

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Análisis socioeconómico del subsector panelero de los Departamentos Cabañas, Cuscatlán, La Paz y San Vicente

Socioeconomic analysis of the panela producing sector in some departments of El Salvador

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An alternate use of sugarcane - The open pan sugar process and its dual roles of rural development and cane supply regulation

All of South Africa’s sugar mills use Vacuum Pan (VP) Technology. As a result its cane supply base is more suited to Large-Scale Growers (LSGs). The Open Pan (OP) sugar processes are as a general rule, found throughout the ...

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Aprendiendo del pasado para proyectarnos hacia el futuro - Adopción e impacto de la tecnología de panela en la Hoya del Río Suárez y Cundinamarca (Colombia)

In 1985 the governments of Colombia and the Netherlands established a cooperation agreement for the development of the panela agroindustry in Colombia. The objective of this agreement was to contribute to the increase of the living conditions of the families ...

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A PRODUÇÃO DE RAPADURA NO MUNICÍPIO CEARENSE DE BARBALHA: DIFICULDADES E PERSPECTIVAS

Brown sugar production is an activity marked by the traditionalism in the municipality of Barbalha in the state of Ceará. During several decades, it stood out as the main local economic activity, acting as a strong employment (in spite of ...

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Aproximación al desarrollo económico local en el Municipio de Santa María Ostuma, Departamento de La Paz, El Salvador - propuestas y acciones

This study presents the findings of research conducted in the Municipality of Santa Maria Ostuma, Department of La Paz, El Salvador. Its aim was to analyze local development and municipal management in Santa Maria Ostuma, with emphasis on the panela ...

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Azúcar, coproductos y subproductos en la diversificación de la agroindustria de la caña de azúcar

Sugar has been the main and virtually only commercial product obtained from sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum). Sugarcane industry diversification has been considered in several major reports as a complement for a profitable future viability of this activity. It provides a substantial ...

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Bases para un acuerdo de desarrollo de la cadena agroindustrial de la panela

Basis for the agreements within the panela production chain of Colombia for improving competitiveness

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Capacidad empresarial de productores de panela asociados a Coimpas en el municipio de Supía, Caldas

In the globalized world and no matter what economic activity is being developed, it is imperative that all entrepreneurs strengthen their entrepreneurial capacity to be more competitive; for the agricultural industry it is more important to develop better strategies about ...

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Caracterización de la cadena de abastecimiento de panela para la provincia de Bajo Magdalena – Cundinamarca

This paper discusses the most relevant aspects of the production chain of panela (solid sugarcane syrup) and its market in the Province of “Bajo Magdalena” in the department of Cundinamarca, Colombia. These findings are the result of a research project ...

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Case of Indian jaggery industry - Bhagirathi gur manufacturers

A Quality conscious Gur (Jaggery) Manufacturer Mr. Harivansh Bahgat, owner manager of Bhagirathi Gur Manufacturers (BGM), is very much worried about the costing of his four main products, manufactured at BGM. This is a family owned business which has sustained ...

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Competitividad de la agroindustria azucarera de la Huasteca México

Competitiviness analysis of the sugar industry in Huasteca, Mexico

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Consenso e conflito: a questão das pastilhas de rapadura do Laboratório Farmacêutico de Pernambuco (LAFEPE) para escolas da rede pública de Recife em 1996

This is a study of the decision-making process at the Laboratório Farmacêutico de Pernambuco (LAFEPE), in 1996, which led to the production of rapadura tablets for the school meals at the public schools of Pernambuco, as a way of fighting ...

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Correspondencia entre el desarrollo de tecnología para la agroindustria de la panela con el alivio de la pobreza y la protección del ambiente y los recursos naturales: El caso de la Hoya del Rio Suarez (Colombia)

This article evaluates the adoption process of new panela production technologies developed in Colombia, its economical impact and its contribution to the protection of natural resources. Also the effects of the technology on poverty and living conditions are analyzed, based ...

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Cross-cultural adaptation in urban ethnobotany - The Colombian folk pharmacopoeia in London

Aim of the study: To investigate traditional health care practices and changes in medicinal plant use among the growing Colombian community in London.

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Cultura organizacional en las unidades de producción rural de piloncillo en la región de Huatusco

Introduction. At the international level, the main producers of panela are located in rural areas, representing a source of temporary and stable employment for the inhabitants. Mexico holds the seventh position in the world with a production of 5.5 ...

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De engenho para o mundo - A producao de rapadura no Nordeste - Caracteristicas, perspectivas e indicacao de politicas

The paper analyzes the main features of rapadura (panela) production, a typical activity of small producers in the Northeast of Brazil. It is based on the idea that the support to such local activities can both create competitive advantages and ...

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Desarrollo metodológico para la valoración de los elementos funcionales de Sistemas Agroalimentarios Localizados

The main operative problem of the multifunctionality is the valorization of the different functions of agricultural production systems, taking into account that the mayority of them correspond to non-commercial goods and services, which have no defined market value. With the ...

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Diagnóstico en la producción, transformación y comercialización de panela en cabildos indígenas Nasa del norte del Cauca, ante la vigencia y aplicación de la Resolución 779 de 2006..

Based on the extensive literature on the theme; a national census by national food authority in Colombia, and a private census done by an Indian association; the structural context of the panela production chain; and the fact that the Nasa ...

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El desarrollo humano en los sistemas de producción de panela en el municipio de Chitaraque - Boyacá

The present article shows the results of the investigation in the construction of the Index of Human Development that was made in the production systems of panela, with different technological degree, in the Municipality of Chitaraque. The importance of the ...

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El Sistema Agroindustrial Localizado de piloncillo en la Huasteca potosina

In the last three years, the Huastecan Center for Rural Development (a non-profit organization whose Spanish acronym is CHDRAC) and the Chapingo Autonomous University have supported the producers of piloncillo in the municipalities of Tancanhuitz, Aquismón and Tampamolón, in the ...

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Employment opportunities in farm and non-farm sectors through technological interventions with emphasis on primary value addition

With a view to identifying the technological interventions with high potential of employment creation in the rural areas, both in the farm and non-farm sectors, the National Academy of Agricultural Sciences organized a Brainstorming Symposium on January 14-15, 2006 at ...

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Establecimiento de una hornilla panelera modelo

Case study of development proyect for creation of a microindustry for panela production in Panamá

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Estudio descriptivo mediante análisis multicriterio de la cadena agroalimentaria de la panela

The different economic sectors that drive the development of the Colombian economy seek to achieve competitiveness in a globalized environment, for the case of agribusiness in Colombia, the panela sector is the second most important after coffee and development support ...

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Estudio socioeconómico del subsector panelero en el Departamento de Morazán y su encadenamiento productivo al agroturismo

The research was conducted in the period from June to November 2013, in the department of Morazán, located in the eastern part of El Salvador. The study consisted of a socio-economic analysis of the area panela subsector, through a census ...

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Evaluación y propuesta de innovación del proceso de elaboración de piloncillo en la región Huatusco-Fortín, Veracruz

The aim of this work was to define an innovation plan for the sugar cane agroindustry, particulary those namely “trapiches” which are involve in the production of “panela or piloncillo” within Huatusco-Fortin area, into Veracruz state, evaluating different aspects of ...

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Fabricação artesanal de rapadura aerada com amendoim – uma alternativa para os agricultores familiares da zona da mata pernambucana

Family farmers in the ”zona da mata“ area of Pernambuco are subjugated to the interests of mill owners. Much of these families cultivate sugar cane to sell at fixed price by owners. The development of aerated brown sugar with peanuts ...

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Factores asociados con el proceso de aceptación de nuevas tecnologías para la hornilla en el procesamiento agroindustrial de panela en Útica, Cundinamarca

The factors associated with the adoption of new technologies for panela production in Colombia were studied. The most important factor hindering the diffusion of these new technologies lack of capital

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Gender Perspectives for Sustaining Sugarcane based Farming System

Economic development of any society depends on the quality of human resources. Women referred as ‘invisible farmers’ are the backbone of agricultural work force in our country. Be it in crop farming, animal husbandry, fisheries, forestry or any allied agricultural ...

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Gestores de Innovación en Agroindustria Rural (GIAR)

A methodology to promote rural agroindustrial innovation is presented, based on the organization of groups of rural entrepreneurs, as well a its application to the betterment of panela manufacturing units in Colombia

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Globalization, competitive advantages and the evolution of production systems - Rural food processing and localized agri-food systems in Latin-American countries

This paper reviews the rise of geographic concentrations of small food-processing units in rural areas of Latin America, in order to show that, drawing on the literature on the development of clusters, they may represent a type of local productive ...

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Higiene y panela - Cambios en el discurso y las políticas del Estado Colombiano en el marco de las transformaciones neoliberales

This article analyzes the changes in the Colombian government’s discourse and policies regarding the production of panela (unrefined cane sugar). The current State discourse and the hygiene-oriented policies that support it aim at turning over part of the production ...

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Impacto del sector azucarero en el empleo en el Valle del Cauca

This paper analyzes the effect of sugar cane industry sector on Valle del Cauca's employment level. The sources for this research are the GRI model based SCR reports, from six sugar mills located in this geographical area. Based on ...

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Indian experiences in creating technology and knowledge networks in different sectors

The paper describes the methodologies of approaching different sectors for forming “Knowledge” or “Innovation” networks, difficulties faced in actions, the results obtained, and multiplier effects, through a few case studies. Conclusions from these experiences are expected to be relevant not ...

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Indian Institute of Sugarcane Research - Vision 2030

Strategic plan of the Indian Institute of Sugarcane Research, India

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Instalarán moderna planta productiva de panela en Lalaquiz

News about the installation of a state-of-the-art panela producing plant by the University of Piura in Peru

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Knowledge management and communication to address information access and power asymmetries for resource-poor producers in value chains

This paper will provide some evidence about the role of knowledge management and communication in establishing effective value chains with resource-poor producers. It first introduces some terms and definitions regarding value chains, social networks and information, knowledge and communication. This ...

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Knowledge of jaggery processing farmers about recommended production technology

Sugarcane is cash crop and main source of income for millions of people in the Maharashtra, India as well as in world. The study was conducted in Karveer, Panhala and Shahuwadi tahsilsof Kolhapur district. Expost-facto design of social research was ...

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La agroindustria de la caña de azúcar en Ayabaca - Diagnóstico y propuesta de desarrollo sectorial

Diagnostic of traditional sugar processing in Ayabaca province of Perú, with special focus on chancaca (panela) production. Proposal of sectoral development strategy.

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La agroindustria de la panela en la región de la Hoya del Rio Suarez – Bajo el enfoque del desarrollo regional y competitividad – 1990 - 2002

Analysis of the impact on regional development and competitivity of the panela industry in a region of Colombia by technological change in panela manufacture during a period of time

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La agroindustria panelera en Colombia. Pequeña producción y relaciones interempresariales

The panela is an agro-industrial food product that has a high demand for consumption in the country. It is produced through the dehydration of the sugar cane juice, without submitting it to crystallization processes. The brown sugar cane cultivation and ...

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La modernización agrícola - Un proceso de largo plazo visto a través de las experiencias de la caña de azúcar y el arroz

Having described and analyzed the separate development of sugar cane and rice as agro-industrial activities during the twentieth century, a number of aspects showing likenesses and differences are discussed. Both activities developed during the first half of the century in ...

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Las unidades productivas de la panela - Trapiches como plataforma de modelamiento organizacional en el Municipio de Sandona, Departamento de Nariño

The changing world to which modern society must confront forces to take immediate steps to upgrade to locate organizations and position commensurate with the needs of the populations they offer their products which their existence depends. Organizational improvement and planned ...

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Madhepura Gur Cluster

The sugar industry in Bihar is about a century old. Nearly 5 lacs farmer-families and many thousands of other skilled and unskilled labour were getting direct or indirect employment from this industry. During the period 1904 to 1940 there were ...

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Myanmar sugar SMEs - History, technology, location and government policy

Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) engaged in sugar processing in Myanmar appeared in the last decade of the socialist era. An acute sugar deficit, restricted trade in white sugar, and high demand from the conventional dairy business led to the ...

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Novas configuraçoes no meio rural Brasileiro - Uma analise a partir das propriedes com agroindustria familiar

The Brazilian rural areas has witnessed several changes in its spaces, has been possible observe a significant addition in the number of family farmers occupied in the industrialization of the farm production. Although the proliferation of this strategy, there are ...

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O PROCESSO DE TRANSIÇÃO DE EMPREENDIMENTOS RURAIS TRADICIONAIS PARA AS AGROINDÚSTRIAS ASSOCIATIVAS NO ESTADO DE PERNAMBUCO: DESAFIOS PARA CONSTRUIR COMPETÊNCIAS EMPREENDEDORAS

This paper identifies difficulties and capabilities of the farmers studied to build the attributes called “entrepreneurial skills”. The research is based on rural entrepreneurship with emphasis on entrepreneurial skills. This qualitative research which content analysis aimed to: identify the main ...

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Panela production as a strategy for diversifying incomes in rural areas of Latin America

The specific objectives of this study were to: (i) conduct an in-depth assessment of the viability and commercial sustainability of Colombia’s panela agro-industry and to make a comparative overview of the panela agro-industry in Brazil and Guatemala, where panela ...

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Persistência do tradicional. O processo de modernização da agroindústria canavieira do Brasil e a sobrevivência de formas produtivas não-capitalistas

Sugarcane plantations industry, the oldest and more important activity of rural transformation in Brazil, experienced profound metamorphosis in twentieth century. Those changes were grounded on technological modernization. Among the transformations which changed the State profile and molded economic policies based ...

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Plan estratégico de la industria de la panela en el Departamento de Piura

This strategic plan has the purpose of to propose strategies that allow to propitiate the development of the panela in Piura's Department, in such a way that for the year 2017 Piura will be recognized by the capacity of ...

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Potencial de producción de Bioetanol a partir de Caña Panelera - Dinámica entre contaminación, seguridad alimentaria y uso del suelo

As a solution to both oil high prices and pollution, grown-product fuel-generation (socalled biofuels) policies and projects have been promoted worldwide. Because raw materials involved in Bioethanol-and-Biodiesel making are used for human-consumption food production, producers face dichotomy regarding ground use ...

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Prácticas tecnológicas y organizacionales exitosas de CEPICAFE en la innovación del azúcar integral ecológica de exportación en el norte del Perú

The business initiatives of small holders of the sierra, based on the associative business management of CEPICAFE for the export of coffee and ecological sugar, are a exceptional case, which has changed the perception and prejudices on the potenciatities of ...

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Produção integrada de açúcar mascavo, rapadura e aguardente: Uma pequena empresa gerando emprego e renda e atenuando os efeitos da entressafra : Uma alternativa Pernambucana

This paper to present a proposte of work of a group of the 30 farmers of the City of Ribeirão, in region of the South Mata of the Estate of Pernambuco, Brazil. This group and another group of farmers belongings ...

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Producción de caña de azúcar, transformación y exportación como panela granulada biológica para el mercado solidario

Description of an association of sugarcane and panela producers and its proyect to produce granulated panela for solidarity markets

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Producción de panela como estrategia de diversificación en la generación de ingresos en áreas rurales de América Latina

The production of panela is proposed as strategy for the diversification of incomes of rural small holders in Latin America

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Producción y comercialización de panela granulada del Valle de Jiboa

Description of a project to improve the production and marketing of 6 small scale panela production units in a region of El Salvador

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Pro-poor innovation making experience implementation for rural areas - Lessons from the Indian Experience

In the post-green revolution period especially since 1990s, there is a technological stalemate in the Indian agricultural sector. Owing to rising costs of inputs, the cost of cultivation has been increasing over time. In the absence of proper remunerative price ...

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Propuesta de sellos de calidad para productores de la pequeña agroindustria rural de América Latina

A proposal for the establishment of quality seals or certificates for products of small rural agroindustries in Latin America

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Proyecto Estratégico para la Seguridad Alimentaria – Producción de panela para venta

Development project in Chiapas, Mexico, financing the modernization of panela manufacture

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Sistema Agroalimentario Localizado de trapiches paneleros en Santander de Quilichao, Departamento del Cauca, Colombia

Localized Agro-alimentary System of Trapiches Paneleros (panela producing mills) in the municipio of Santander de Quilichao, Department of Cauca - Colombia. In the Municipio of Santander de Quilichao, department of Cauca, Colombia, there is a concentration of trapiches paneleros, approximately 50 ...

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Socio-economic impact of multiple furnace over single furnace in jaggery preparation

Sugarcane is an important cash crop occupying a prime place in Indian agriculture. Though it is mainly grown for production of white sugar in India, gur (jaggery) and khandasari (brown sugar), two other important sweetening agents from sugarcane, utilize about ...

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Study on gur (Jaggery) industry in Kolhapur

Gur (Jaggery) is a traditional unrefined sugar, which is consumed in Asia, Africa, Latin American and also the Caribbean. The Gur industry has been considered as one of the small scale and cottage industry in India. The production of Gur ...

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Sugarcane processing - Rural Industrialization Model

Comparative analysis of suitability of sugar vs jaggery manufacture for Indina rural development

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Sugarcane social-environmental management and brown sugar production in Varginha, community in Santo Antônio de Leverger, MT, Brazil

The objective was to find the social and environmental management of sugarcane and brown sugar production in the riverside community of Varginha, in Santo Antônio de Leverger, MT, Brazil. We used semi-structured interviews with open questions and direct observation for ...

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Supply chain analysis of muscovado sugar industry in Antique

This paper documents the muscovado sugar supply chain in the Province of Antique and it maps out the supply chain of muscovado sugar in the Province of Antique showing key processes, actors, flow of product, payment, information, external influences along ...

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Tecnificación de la agroindustria panelera - Alternativa de empleabilidad de ingresos en Convención, N. de S.

Ask the modernization of panela agro-industry as the most viable and effective in generating employment and income for the population of the municipality of alternative Convention, thereby contributing to economic development, social reconstruction and the achievement of peaceful coexistence. The ...

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