IMPROVEMENT IN THE LIVESTOCK AREA COMPETITIVENESS OF TIERRA DEL FUEGO PROVINCE - TIERRA DEL FUEGO - ARGENTINA

Characterization and development of diagnostic of cattle slaughter and sheep industry, analyzing trends and current stocks, volumes slaughtered by category, current capacity and future job projections prices and costs slaughter. Diagnosis of the current situation of the building infrastructure fatigues, identifying need for expansion for remodelling along with the necessary equipment. Determining the cost of possible investments in infrastructure and equipment fatigues. Developed as a special consultant of PROSAP (Provincial Agricultural Services Program)
Location:: Usuahia . Rio Grande. Tierra del Fuego . Argentina
Term of execution:: March 2011 to June 2011 (4 months)
Principal:: PROSAP (Provincial Agricultural Services Program) (Ministry of Nation)
The Provincial Agricultural Services Program (PROSAP), that runs trough of UCAR, manages the Ministry of Agroindustry's, implements projects of public, social and environmentally sustainable at the provincial and national investment, increasing the coverage and quality of rural infrastructure services agrifood. Also in the field of private investment, PROSAP funds initiatives that promote the competitiveness of small or medium-scale farmers and agribusiness MIPyMEs (micro, small y medium enterprises) and services all over the country. Under the clear imprint federal of program, the strategies designed by the provincial governments are the basis for defining the investment projects. In this framework and with the provinces, PROSAP carried out rural infrastructure projects (rehabilitation of irrigation systems, improving tertiary roads and rural electrification, etc), projects that facilitate the adaptation of the agricultural production to market demands (both in quantity and quality and safety) and projects that encourage increased value added of lines production in the sector.