Project Title & Description
IMPROVING AGRICULTURAL PRACTICES, AS IDENTIFIED IN THE U.S. CHILE FREE TRADE AGREEMENT
This project will support the work identified in the United States-Chile Free Trade Agreement under Annex 19.3. The specific project identified was "improving agricultural practices in Chile - the Parties will adapt and implement a training program for Chilean farmers and other workers to promote appropriate handling of chemical pesticides and fertilizers, and promote sustainable agriculture practices". This project will provide support to accomplish the above by holding a symposium on best environmental/agricultural practices, and two train the trainer workshops on best practices in fertilizer/pesticide management.