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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Release date- 25072019 - Nicolas, who holds dual Italian and Argentine nationality, was previously Executive Chef at the Hilton Bogota Cundinamarca in Colombia.
En Colombia para el 2015 habian 940, 9 miles de hectareas cultivadas de cafe de las cuales el 40,2% estaban con algun tipo de sombrio, mientras que en el departamento de Cundinamarca el area cultivada en cafe con sombra era de 63,2 % (FEDERACION NACIONAL DE CAFETEROS DE COLOMBIA, 2016).
BioCann sources the Cannabis a/k/a Biomass from Licensed Growers in Colombia and in the Cundinamarca, Valle del Cauca and Antioquia regions and from those whom grow the strains with the highest quality standard as is required by BioCann.
"Global communication models and their importance to public administrations - the case of the Secretariat of Information and Communication Technologies in Cundinamarca" is the title of the sixth paper published herein, and is the result of a study on the state of communications in the process of collecting requirements between the Secretariat of Information and Communication Technologies, the Government of Cundinamarca and the municipalities of the department through surveys and interviews with stakeholders and comparative analysis based on the current technical quality standards and variables of the global communication model.
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.
Evaluation of water quality for agricultural use in livestock farms located in the Sumapaz region (Cundinamarca, Colombia)
En julio de 1957, una vez depuesto Rojas Pinilla, Juan de la Cruz Varela, a nombre de la guerrilla del Sumapaz, y el gobierno de la Junta Militar, representado por el ministro de gobierno Jose Maria Villarreal y Carlos Holguin, gobernador de Cundinamarca, se reunieron en Pasca y suscribieron un acuerdo que apaciguo las viejas tensiones (17).