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  2. This collection lists organizations, communities of practice, and partner networks working in Latin America and the Caribbean in areas relevant to ournetwork members in the region (e.g. small-scale farming, agroecology, community development, local seed systems, appropriate technology,...  
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  4. Presentation files from the ECHO Agriculture and Community Development Conference held in Managua, Nicaragua in 2016.  
  5. ECHO Latin America and Caribbean Notes is an electronic technical bulletin containing articles of interest to farmers and Development in the regions of Latin America and the Caribbean. The goal is to provide you with information that directly impacts your practices. We appreciate your comments...  
  6. Documents provided by ECHO network members in Haiti to serve the Creole language.  
  7. ECHO Network members in Haiti produce development notes in Creole.  
  8. Inca nut is a semi-woody, vining, perennial plant in the Euphorbiaceae family native to the high altitude rain forests of the Andes in South America. It is grown for the large seed and seed oil, used in cooking. Raw seeds are inedible, but roasting after shelling makes them palatable. The viscous...  
  9. Some tropical crops contain cyanogenic glycosides, toxic substances that release hydrocyanic acid (HCN; also referred to as cyanide) when cells are crushed. Consuming these plants without cooking them can cause cyanide poisoning, with varying effects depending on cyanide levels and how long a...  
  10. This plenary presentation will discuss how developing countries (especially Haiti) can be competitive in aquaculture production and protect their environment. Even though world food fish aquaculture rose to over 70 million tons in 2015, developing countries contributed less than 8% in volume and...