RESULTS AND DISCUSSION
This section will present data gathered about the five cooperatives during the
study. The first part is a brief description of each cooperative, and the second part
discusses the obstacles, advantages, and disadvantages facing the cooperatives,
comparing and contrasting the five cooperatives in key areas identified during field
investigation. The case studies will be used to draw conclusions and make
recommendations for all cooperatives. Unless otherwise cited, all information in this
section is from field interviews.
DESCRIPTIONS OF COOPERATIVES
Table 1 shows general data for each of the five cooperatives in the study. Figure
3 (page 17) shows the locations of each cooperative.
Table 1. General data for the five Cooperative Name
Cooperativa Agroforestal Guadalupe Limitada Cooperativa Agroforestal Villa Santa Los Trozos Cooperativa Agroforesal San José de Protección Limitada Cooperativa Agroforestal Quebrada Honda Grupo Agroforestal Chagüite Grande