This conference is jointly organized by the UN Food and Agriculture
Organization and the Cuban Ministry of Higher Education.
Principal Themes of the Conference:
-- Energy efficiency and sustainability of different agricultural systems
-- Alternative energy technologies and strategies
-- Alternative sources of energy for agricultural production
The workshop presents the opportunity for the participants to exchange
their experiences relating to specific topics such as climate, soils,
water, inputs, human resources, productivity, sustainability, and
constraints. Discussions of technological issues will address the
purposes, characteristics, impacts, energy sources, applications,
feasibility, and limitations relating to different technologies.
The cost of attending the workshop is US$250.00, which includes
registration fees, hotel accommodations (for five nights and six days),
meals, transportation to and from the airport, and tours.
For more information, please contact:
Dr. Ramon O. Martinez
Co-Director and Coordinator of the workshop
Inst. of Animal Science (Instituto de Ciencia Animal)