Caracterización estática productiva del agroecosistema de el Guzo
Jaya Baquero, Virginia Cecilia. (2015). Caracterización estática productiva del agroecosistema de el Guzo. Escuela Superior Politécnica de Chimborazo. Riobamba.
Jaya Baquero, Virginia Cecilia
This research evaluates productivity indicators in Chimborazo province, Canton Penipe, Guzo the community; the Agroecosystem was productively characterized to identify its potential and mediate future implement models of intensifying productive, being considered this place as a vulnerable area and high risk, where the majority of its poplation are adults older who manage ecosystems. Through this research was found that 20% of its population is among 31-49 years of age, and 80% are elderly; vegetables are grown by 73%, fruit by 18% and 9% cereals; the gender indicator determined 50% for female and 50% for the male sex. The educational level of the beneficiaries found a 5% illiteracy, 90% have primary education and 5% secondary education; in reference to the soil type, was determined to be sandy in 95% and the sandy loam in a 5%; a surface type undulating with 43%, flat 32% mountainous 25%. The farming system that predominates is rotation with 45%, polyculture by 30%, silvopastoral system with 20% and 5% agroforestry system.