Strategy and Experience to Market the Amazonian Fruits in Switzerland/EU (paper)

Summary
It’s the idea to make underutilized fruits to cash crops in order to improve livelihood and to contribute to environmental protection. The aim is the protection of Amazonian rainforest by generating income in a sustainable manner. As a model is used the 30’000 ha sustainable forest project ‘Precious Woods’. The four fruits are grown in diversified agroforestry systems.

Author
Beat Neuenschwander

Organization
Oroverde

Group
GFU Workshops - Macerata 04

File type
PDF

File size
87 Kb

Topic
MARKETS AND MARKETING

Related topics
POST HARVEST AND VALUE ADDING

Underutilized species mentioned
Eugenia stipitata, Euterpe oleracea, Myrciaria dubia, Theobroma grandiflorum

Keywords
agroforestry, genetic diversity as resource, market promotion, markets-niche-new, sustainable agriculture

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Strategy and Experience to Market the Amazonian Fruits in Switzerland/EU (paper)


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