Timpanaro, Giuseppe and Branca, Ferdinando and Foti, Vera Teresa and Signorello, Mariagrazia (2012): Analisi tecnico-economica di alcuni ecotipi locali di specie orticole in Sicilia.
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The horticultural sector, that assumes a socio-economic role of great interest for different sicilian areals has, in addition to the international species and variety, also an high number of autochthonous species and varieties, expression of the cultural tradition and local production, which assume considerable importance with respect to the territory of origin, because they are able to generate income and employment and to activate predominantly a question provincial and/or regional, for the limited production. For these local Sicilian cultivars, it’s necessary to broaden the technical-economic management knowledge starting from seed and seedlings activities, located upstream of the production phase. The study's aim is to provide a survey on some species and seed varieties, expression of the sicilian local horticultural heritage (Cavolfiore violetto “Natalino”, Cavolo rapa di Acireale, ecc.), implanted at the "field study" activated in eastern Sicily and at production units available to launch pilot projects on propagation sicilian material.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Analisi tecnico-economica di alcuni ecotipi locali di specie orticole in Sicilia|
|English Title:||Technical-economic analysis of some local ecotypes of horticultural species in Sicily|
|Keywords:||Horticultural farms; Horticultural seed varieties; labour timetable; production cost|
|Subjects:||O - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth > O1 - Economic Development > O18 - Urban, Rural, Regional, and Transportation Analysis ; Housing ; Infrastructure
Q - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics ; Environmental and Ecological Economics > Q1 - Agriculture > Q13 - Agricultural Markets and Marketing ; Cooperatives ; Agribusiness
O - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth > O1 - Economic Development > O13 - Agriculture ; Natural Resources ; Energy ; Environment ; Other Primary Products
Q - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics ; Environmental and Ecological Economics > Q1 - Agriculture > Q18 - Agricultural Policy ; Food Policy
|Depositing User:||Giuseppe Timpanaro|
|Date Deposited:||20. Sep 2012 19:01|
|Last Modified:||29. Apr 2015 22:20|
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