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Women and Agribusiness

Working Miracles in the Chilean Fruit Export Sector (Women"s Studies at York Series)

by Anna Bee

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Published by St. Martin"s Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Employment Of Women,
  • Migrant Workers,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Agriculture & Animal Husbandry - General,
  • Development - Economic Development,
  • Women & Business,
  • Labor,
  • Chile,
  • Employees,
  • Fruit trade,
  • Seasonal labor,
  • Women agricultural laborers

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsStephanie Barrientos (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages231
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10387424M
    ISBN 100312219989
    ISBN 109780312219987

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    Women in Agriculture Making a Difference By Mary Bowen, K-State Master of Agribusiness. Women are increasingly playing a vital role in the food, animal health and agribusiness industry. Dana Brooks is from a small town in the southeast Arkansas Delta region, where she grew up working in cotton, rice and catfish farming agribusinesses. A little over half of women across the globe are able to freely make choices about their sexual and reproductive health, according to a latest report based on data from 57 countries.

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