Acompañamiento en las actividades de inspección, vigilancia y control de establecimientos distribuidores de insumos agrícolas y/o semillas, en el departamento de Córdoba
Camargo Gómez, Thalia | 2020-10-14
The present report shows the development of the internship project, carried out at the Colombian Agricultural Institute (ICA), in the section of the department of Córdoba, Technical Direction of Seeds, where the objective was to develop the inspection activities, monitoring and control for the maintenance and application of registration for establishments distributors of agricultural inputs and/or seeds in the department of Córdoba. To this end, the technical team of the institution was accompanied in sampling seeds aimed at marketing in the department, technical visits to commercial establishments as sanitary police, where the quality and safety of the seed lots was controlled willing to be traded. Likewise, the identification of cultivars planted in the department was carried out through the records taken in the sampling. Updating of databases of commercial establishments distributing seeds and/or active inputs with registration and without registration of ICA in the department, where record the general details of the establishment, the ICA register and the date of the last technical visit carried out. The establishments visited were quantified and geo-referenced (Google Maps App) in each municipality inspected. Thirty-five establishments were visited, of which the large establishments fully met the standard, and the medium and small establishments met the minimum requirements for record-keeping. Likewise, during the visit to the company Diabonos, the laboratory results to the sampled batches were in the optimal standards for marketing.