The Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) supports the efforts of the Member States to achieve agricultural development and rural well-being.

It offers technical support to help all the countries of the hemisphere achieve the strategic objectives:

  • Improve the productivity and competitiveness of the agricultural sector
  • Strengthen agriculture’s contribution to the development of rural areas and the well-being of the rural population
  • Improve agriculture’s capacity to mitigate and adapt to climate change and make better use of natural resources
  • Improve agriculture’s contribution to food security


2017 | Guidelines & Tools
Alvarado Bolovich, Víctor; Medrano Tinoco, Jorge; Haro Reyes, José; Gómez Bravo, Carlos

In Peru, more than 70 percent of cattle are in the Sierra under an extensive system of grazing of both natural pastures and cultivated pastures where the national livestock is maintained. In the...

Emission of enteric methane by dairy farming in high Andean area


Norte del Cruce Ipís-Coronado, Apartado 55-2200, San Isidro de Coronado
San José
Costa Rica
Back to Top