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Truckloads of manually picked cotton arrived to these ginning plants, picked by hundreds of agricultural workers, (20) -pickers-, who did what was considered one of the toughest jobs in the field, they pulled up the cotton plant and placed it in an ixtle bag which they carried to the scales where they weighed the cotton obtained.
Se acompano el desarrollo de 16 proyectos AIR de diferentes indoles: transformacion agroalimentaria (i.e., cafe tostado y molido, chocolate de taza, hongos comestibles, herboristeria, tortillas de yuca-maiz, envasados de pacaya y mermeladas), artesania (i.e, bordados, uniformes escolares, pita o ixtle) y otros (i.e., empacadora de bananos, purificadora de agua, alimentos balanceados).
Por ejemplo el guayule (hule), el cafe, el garbanzo, el henequen, la lechuguilla (ixtle) y el algodon.
One, Aechmea magdalenae, known as ixtle or pita in Mexico, is found in dense clusters in the understory of the lowland rainforest.
Para mantenerlos en linea, los tallos son amarrados con cuerda de ixtle o mecate (fibras de Agave peacokii Croucher; Figura 4b), o bien alambre metalico, o simplemente son sostenidos o recargados en alambrados previamente dispuestos (Figura 4c).