American Journal of Applied Sciences

The Human Resource Approach to Innovation in the Recent Growth of Floriculture Sector in Rural Areas of Sicily

Allegra Valeria, Pecorino Biagio and Zarbà Alfonso Silvio

DOI : 10.3844/ajassp.2018.116.120

American Journal of Applied Sciences

Volume 15, 2018

Pages 116-120


The variety and variability of the most commonly recognized innovation categories (product, process and management) have been the structural basis of the recent growth of floriculture sector in Sicily. However it is due to the virtuous character of farmer (vision, knowledge, skills and abilities) the ability to integrate the specific functions involved of the farm with innovation. As well as that, fundamental the relational behaviors within external environments characterized by non-deterministic stimulation-response mechanisms. This paper presents the main results of a motivational investigation of the figure of the farmer of the floriculture sector in Sicily.


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