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Agricultural system
Nationally Important Agricultural Heritage Systems (NIAHS)

In these territories, small producers and indigenous communities have generated and maintained knowledge, technologies and labour over centuries.  As a result, the products and...

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Chile REDD-plus results-based payments for results period 2014-2016

Chile is initiating the implementation of a USD 63,6 million project financed by the Green Climate Fund for having successfully...

Product highlights

Chile has a great variety of unique products of global value that enriches the planet's biodiversity. Different fruits and crops are adapted to the wide range of climates and soils that characterize this long, narrow country extending from the Atacama Deserts near Arica in the north to the sub-Antartica tundra of Magallanes to the south.

©Luciano Mardones INDAP
The Chilean or white strawberry (Fragaria chiloensis) is an endemic crop, with a wonderful aroma, excellent flavor and great resistance to...
The Chilean native potato or chilota potato, named for its center of origin, Chiloé, is the only native potato adapted to long...

Institutional websites

Ministerio de Agricultura
Ministerio del Medio Ambiente
Instituto de Investigaciones Agropecuarias
Instituto de Desarollo Agropecuario
Ministerio de Economía Fomento y Turismo

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