Quality Management Model in Banana Production: Case Study in Mala-PerĂº

Published in: Engineering, Integration, and Alliances for a Sustainable Development. Hemispheric Cooperation for Competitiveness and Prosperity on a Knowledge-Based Economy: Proceedings of the 18th LACCEI International Multi-Conference for Engineering, Education and Technology
Date of Conference: July 27-31, 2020
Location of Conference: Virtual
Authors: Manuel Diaz-Umpire (Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas, PE)
Luis Chariarse-Vargas (Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas, PE)
Fernando Sotelo (Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas, PE)
Edgar Ramos (Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas, PE)
Full Paper: #314


This document proposes a Quality Management model based on the characterization of processes and good agricultural practices established by Ecuador, which will have four subprocesses that will be responsible for standardization and will cover all aspects necessary to achieve increased productivity : quality planning, quality control, internal quality audit and quality training, so that with these tools the farmer achieved an increase in production and also of the income generated from the implementation of the quality system proposed in the present document.