Research Coordinator from the Universidad Agraria La Molina, Peru Visits

November 28th-December 2nd, 2016

NCSU was delighted to host Dr. Eduardo Fuentes, Coordinator of Research fro the Universidad Agraria La Molina in Lima Peru. Dr. Fuentes visited NCSU as part of an existing 3 year Silvopastoral Project in collaboration with Dr. Miguel S. Castillo from the Forage and Grassland Program at NC State. The Silvopastoral project investigates ecosystem services from 10 silvopastoral systems in the Amazonas region of Peru and was funded through a competitive grant process by the Government of Peru, World Bank, and Inter-American Bank of Development.

Dr. Fuentes was also able to meet with Jose Cisneros, Director of CALS International Programs and several other faculty at the NCSU campus to develop mechanisms for furture collaboration for both institutions. 

 

Visiting North campus and the Brickyard.