Cundinamarca

Cundinamarca

 

a department in central Colombia, on the western slopes and foothills of the Cordillera Oriental. On the west it is bounded by the Magdalena River. Area, 24,000 sq km. Population, 3,729,000 (1971, estimate, including Bogotá). The administrative and industrial center is Bogotá. In the Magdalena Valley the chief crops are cotton, sugarcane, cocoa, and bananas, and coffee is cultivated in the foothills. At higher altitudes wheat, barley, and potatoes are grown, and there is pasture livestock raising. Nonferrous metal ores and emeralds are mined in the region. Major industries include food processing, textiles, and chemicals.

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Although women are the protagonists in all regions, the most representative departments in credit placements were: Boyac, where 61,389 loans worth almost $ 600,000 million were granted; Cundinamarca with 57,229 credits for $ 513,800 million; in Nario, 72,200 loans worth $ 505,152 million were granted and in Tolima, 51,874 loans worth $ 490,000 million were granted.
The analysis of major compounds of propolis showed the presence of diterpenicacids, prenylated benzophenones, and triterpenes in the propolis obtained from Cundinamarca Antioquia, and Huila regions respectively.
aeneiceps from Colombia, from the Parque Natural Chicaque (San Antonio de Tequendama municipality) and the Granjas del Padre Luna (Alban municipality), both located in the Cundinamarca department, at the Eastern Mountain Range of the country.
Prevalence of Fasciola hepatica in Cattle in the Slaughterhouse of the Municipality of Une, Cundinamarca, Colombia
1) Tribunal Administrativo de Cundinamarca, fallo 248 de 2003; Constitucion Politica, "Estado Social de Derecho"
AMMONITES AND OTHER MACROFOSSILS FROM THE LECTOSTRATOTYPE OF LA FRONTERA FORMATION, LOWER--MIDDLE TURONIAN (UPPER CRETACEOUS) IN SAN FRANCISCO, CUNDINAMARCA (COLOMBIA)
Moreover, the dry region of Magdalena Valley, located in the Departments of Tolima, Cundinamarca, and Huila, is one of the least known.
C, y es la sede de poderes federales y del estado de Cundinamarca.
Among the fungicides approved by Colombia's regulatory agency, the Colombian Agricultural Institute (6), tebuconazole and difenoconazole are largely used in the flower industry, more specifically in Cundinamarca, where 60% of Colombia's flowers are produced.
Distribucion y habitat: En Colombia se distribuye en los departamentos de Amazonas, Antioquia, Choco, Cundinamarca, Huila, Tolima, Valle y Vaupes.
Un ejemplo de esto es la reciente implementacion realizada por la Gobernacion de Cundinamarca, la Empresa de Energia de Cundinamarca (EEC) y las Juntas de Accion Comunal de los municipios de Yacopi y Caparrapi, con el proyecto XUE (Gutierrez & Hincapie, 2016).