ABSTRACT: The current work has as the main aim to evaluate technical questions,social - economic and environmental questions in sugar cane production system inBirigui municipality, in São Paulo region. To select the suppliers (producers) that willtake part of the research, they will be in touch with the support technicians fromregional, aiming to take raising some general questions and of logistic order to fulfill theresearch. The data will be taken in 2009, by interviewing recorded and elaboration andapplication to the questions. It will be interviewed about ten producers. It is intended toknow the producer profile, the sort of agreement that exist at the power, it also isverified the worries of the producer concerned to the ambiental questions,knowledgement and actions that are being developed concerning to the enviromment,the kind of maintance taken place and the average lifetime of sugar cane at themunicipality.
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