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AGRONOMY PRACTICAL TEACHERS

Alina Castillo-Practical Teacher

Email:acastillo@zamorano.edu

Education:

  • Agricultural Engineer, Pan American Agricultural School, Zamorano, Honduras.

Learning by Doing Modules:

  • Farm Equipment.

Courses attended:

Undergraduate:

  • Agricultural Mechanization

Research areas:

  • Agricultural engineering.
  • Adaptation and preparation of soils.

Ana Padilla-Practical Teacher

Email: acpadilla@zamorano.edu

Education:

  • Master in Project Administration, Central American Technological University, Honduras
  • Agricultural Engineer, Pan American Agricultural School, Zamorano, Honduras.

Learning by Doing Modules:

  • Fruit trees.

Research areas:

  • Induction of flowering, control of pests and diseases in fruit trees.
  • Establishment of fruit plantations.

Ángel Suazo-Practical Teacher

Email: asuazo@zamorano.edu

Education:

  • Master in Business Administration, Catholic University of Honduras.
  • B.Sc. in Animal Science, Mississippi State University, United States of America.
  • Agronomist, Pan American Agricultural School, Zamorano, Honduras.

Courses taught:

Undergraduate:

  • Business aspects of animal production (collegiate)

Learning by Doing Modules:

  • Agricultural administration.

Research areas:

  • Business aspects of animal production.

Cristóbal Campos-Practical Teacher

Email: campos@zamorano.edu

Education:

  • Agricultural Engineer, Pan American Agricultural School, Zamorano, Honduras.

Learning by Doing Modules:

  • Beef cattle.

Research areas:

  • Nutrition, reproduction and production of beef cattle and dairy cattle.
  • Production and conservation of pastures and forage.

Delvis Izaguirre-Practical Teacher

Email: dizaguirre@zamorano.edu

Education:

  • Agronomist Engineer, National University of Agriculture, Honduras.

Learning by Doing Modules:

  • Biologic control.
  • Animal biotechnology.

Research Areas:

  • Biological control and proper use of biological controllers.
  • Animal production.
  • Semen collection techniques.
  • Macro and microscopic evaluation of bovine semen.

Cristian Menéndez-Practical Teacher

Email: cmenendez@zamorano.edu

Education:

  • Agricultural Engineer, Pan American Agricultural School, Zamorano, Honduras.

Learning by Doing Modules:

  • Plant Protection

Research areas:

  • Integrated Pest Management (IPM)
  • Precautionary rules for the responsible use of crop protection products.
  • Technology and application equipment.
  • Monitoring of pests and diseases in horticultural crops.

Erick Figueroa-Practical Teacher

Email: efigueroa@zamorano.edu

Education:

  • Agricultural Engineer, National University of Agriculture, Honduras

Learning by Doing Modules:

  • Precision and Digital Agriculture

Gloria Mencía-Practical Teacher

Email: gmencia@zamorano.edu

Education:

  • Agricultural Engineer, Pan American Agricultural School, Zamorano, Honduras.

Learning by Doing Modules:

  • Learn By Doing specialized Soil Laboratory.

Courses attended:

Undergraduate:

  • Soil Management and Plant Nutrition

Research Areas:

  • Floors.

Jofiel Jirón-Practical Teacher

Email: jiron@zamorano.edu

Education:

  • Agricultural Engineer, Pan American Agricultural School, Zamorano, Honduras.

Learning by Doing Modules:

  • Irrigation and drainage

Courses attended:

Undergraduate:

  • Irrigation and Drainage

Research areas:

  • Efficiency of irrigation systems.

José Moncada-Practical Teacher

Email: jmoncada@zamorano.edu

Education:

  • Agricultural Engineer, Pan American Agricultural School, Zamorano, Honduras.

Learning by Doing Modules:

  • Breeding and Replacement Management of Dairy Cattle (Calves and Heifers)

Research areas:

  • Animal Nutrition and Reproduction aimed at Dairy Cattle

Heidy Gutiérrez-Practical Teacher

Email: hgutierrez@zamorano.edu

Education:

  • Agricultural Engineer, Pan American Agricultural School, Zamorano, Honduras.

Learning by Doing Modules:

  • Plant Tissue Cultures
  • Molecular Diagnosis

Research areas:

  • Horticulture, Plant Physiology, Molecular Markers, Plant Breeding, Micropropagation

José Hernández-Practical Teacher

Email: jhernandez@zamorano.edu

Education:

  • M.Sc. Horticulture, University of Florida, USA
  • Agricultural Engineer, Pan American Agricultural School, Zamorano, Honduras.

Learning by Doing Modules:

  • Crop Research and Development

Orlin Velásquez-Practical Teacher

Email: jrubio@zamorano.edu

Education:

  • Agricultural Engineer, Pan American Agricultural School, Zamorano, Honduras.

Learning by Doing Modules:

  • Intensive Olericulture

Research areas:

  • Plant Genetic Improvement.

Kenia David-Practical Teacher

Email: kdavid@zamorano.edu

Education:

  • International Academic Master’s Degree in Agroforestry and Sustainable Agriculture, CATIE.
  • Agricultural Engineer, Pan American Agricultural School, Zamorano, Honduras.

Learning by Doing Modules:

  • Dairy Cattle Module

Research areas:

  • Agroforestry and Sustainable Production.
  • Animal Nutrition.
  • Production and Use of Forages.

Leonel Contreras-Practical Teacher

Email: contreras@zamorano.edu

Education:

  • Agricultural Engineer, Pan American Agricultural School, Zamorano, Honduras.

Learning by Doing Modules:

  • Integrated management of crops and climate change.

Research areas:

  • Integrated management of pests and crops.
  • Agricultural production.
  • Climate change.

Mary Hernández-Practical Teacher

Email: mhernandez@zamorano.edu

Education:

  • Agricultural Engineer, Pan American Agricultural School, Zamorano, Honduras.

Learning by Doing Modules:

  • Production of grains and seeds.

Research areas:

  • Extensive crops.
  • Plant physiology.

Miguel Cocom-Practical Teacher

Email: mcocom@zamorano.edu

Education:

  • Agricultural Engineer, Pan American Agricultural School, Zamorano, Honduras.

Learning by Doing Modules:

  • Biologic control.

Research areas:

  • Plant protection, biological control, mass production of nematodes and monitoring of insect resistance to
  • Baseline dose response studies for GMOs and new active ingredients of chemicals.
  • Field investigations of potential biological products and new agrochemicals.
  • Liquid fermentation of entomopathogenic nematodes or insect-parasitic nematodes.

Raúl Ulloa-Practical Teacher

Email: rulloa@zamorano.edu

Education:

  • M.Sc. in Agricultural Chain Management, Van Hall Larenstien University, Netherlands.
  • B. Sc. Plant, Soil and Insect Sciences, University of Massachusetts, USA

Courses taught:

Undergraduate:

  • Production Systems (collegiate)

Learning by Doing Modules:

  • Technical leader and Organic Agriculture Instructor
  • Fruit trees technical manager

Research areas:

  • Management and coordination of internal logistics and quality control.
  • General and aesthetic maintenance of seedlings, plants, shrubs and trees.

Sheyla Ramos-Practical Teacher

Email: sramos@zamorano.edu

Education:

  • Agricultural Engineer, Pan American Agricultural School, Zamorano, Honduras

Learning by Doing Modules:

  • Pig cattle.

Research areas:

  • Pig production and good management practices.
  • Animal welfare.

Edgar Calderón-Practical Teacher

Email: ecalderon@zamorano.edu

Education:

  • Agricultural Engineer, Pan American Agricultural School, Zamorano, Honduras

Learning by Doing Modules:

  • Soil Conservation and Management

Research areas:

  • Conservation and Management of Natural Resources
  • Biodiversity

Ulises Barahona-Practical Teacher

Email: ubarahona@zamorano.edu

Education:

  • Master in Horticultural Production, University of Almería, Spain
  • Agricultural Engineer, Pan American Agricultural School, Zamorano, Honduras.

Courses taught:

Undergraduate:

  • Plant production (collegiate)
  • Agricultural Production Systems (collegiate)

Learning by Doing Modules:

  • Extensive olericulture.

Research areas:

  • Vegetable production.

 

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