The agricultural sector is very important for Latin-American countries, because of the good percentage of the population that depends on this activities. It has been proved that the science and technology, play a fundamental role for its development.
From October, 5 thru 7 , 2015, Guatemala will celebrate the XII Congress of Agronomists, Forestry and Environmental Engineers from Guatemala, which will permit the disclosure of new techniques for cultivation and agricultural productivity. The College of Agricultural Engineers from Guatemala looks for the improvement and competitiveness of agricultural and livestock sector in our country.
The College has incidence in environmental, agricultural, economical and entrepreneurship areas of their associated and of the population in general.
The agriculture is part of the integral life of Guatemalans, for their development it is important the Social Community Business Organization and the Guild and Productivity Association.
Other important elements to implement are the territoriality, the development of Chains of Value and the development of flagship products.
Also it is important the National Agricultural Agenda, that is vital to give political and thematically direction for the country.
One of the most important areas that are part of the agricultural sector are coffee production, which must be a integral process linked to the forest, agroforestry and water parts.
The XII Congress of Agronomist Engineers from Guatemala, will allow the producers to get knowledge that permit them pass of a subsistence agriculture to an exceedance agriculture.
It is important to support farmers in order of improve their productivity and competitiveness, that allow them to improve their conditions of live, families and communities.