Pablo Balaña

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Sugarcane Agronomist Engineer with 16 years experience in Research, Development and Crop Production

Summary

Bilingual (English – Spanish) Agronomist Engineer with a Master Degree in AgroecoloGuategical Soil and Water Management. Panama resident with Guatemala citizenship. Available Worldwide.

16 years in Sugarcane Crop Management and Research: Experience in all aspects of production from planting to harvesting, farm’s management, budgets, agronomy, irrigation, sugarcane varieties development, topography, soil preparation, pest, ripeners, diseases and weeds control. Support to technical departments. Acquainted with tractors for land preparation, weed control and fertilization, mini sprinkler irrigation, pivot irrigation,

Sugarcane Research has been focus on the variety’s development, analyzing their results using statistical methods. Have done research in the implementation of new technologies such as new herbicides, organic fertilizers, imagery interpretation, precision agriculture techniques and new products for pest controls.

Responsible, tidy and organized at work. Good communicator. Experience managing and leading people, budgets, production cost, and good use of the company’s resources to achieve established objectives. Good communicator and listener to all the ideas/issues to improve productivity. Good team player.

Persistent, Self-Confident, Self motivated, Analytical, Passionate, Creative, Problem Solver, Reliable, Honest, humble and strictly organized at work. Like taking issues person to person. Friendly and respectful with colleagues and partners.

Competent in Microsoft Office and Arc View 10.3. Aerial applications, geographic information systems, and images interpretation. Open to new technologies to improve productivity