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Agricultural marketing in the South Pacific

Agricultural marketing in the South Pacific

workshop proceedings, 22-26 April, 1991, USP Centre, Nukulalofa, Kingdom of Tonga

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Published by University of South Pacific, Institute for Research, Extension and Training in Agriculture in Apia, Western Samoa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Oceania
    • Subjects:
    • Farm produce -- Oceania -- Marketing -- Congresses.,
    • Produce trade -- Oceania -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Papers presented at the SPRAD/IRETA Workshop on Agricultural Marketing in the South Pacific.

      Statementedited by Rod Hawkes.
      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsHawkes, Rod., SPRAD/IRETA Workshop on Agricultural Marketing in the South Pacific (1991 Nukulalofa, Tonga)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9018.O22 A375 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination126 p. :
      Number of Pages126
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL462135M
      LC Control Number98181067

      In , residents of Vunidogoloa became the first to begin relocating due to the impact of rising tides, eroding agricultural lands and intensifying floods. Ocean acidification—or carbon pollution that increases the ocean’s acidity—will continue in Fiji, impacting the health of the island’s coral reef systems. Agricultural and Food Marketing Association for Asia and the Pacific, Bangkok, Thailand. likes 2 talking about this 9 were here. Agricultural and Food Marketing Association for Asia and the /5(4). The World Bank is rapidly increasing its assistance in the Pacific Islands region with a significant increase in funds available through the International Development Association (IDA) and a new hub office for the South Pacific, in Suva, Fiji, opened in March A Regional Partnership Framework for nine Pacific Island countries (Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia. The premise of the paper is that integration of the agricultural production with marketing systems will improve the economic conditions of the small island nations of the South Pacific, and the vibrant extension services would play an important role in the growth and sustainability of this system. Journal of South Pacific AgricultureAuthor: Jagdish P Bhati, Mohammed Umar, Nandakumar M Desai.


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