The ambassador of Japan in Cuba, Mister Masaru Watanabe inaugurated today the smalls industries of the project “Raising of the alimentary production in the provinces of Matanzas and Villa Clara.” The main objective of the plan is to contribute to the nutritive security of people in urban and suburban’s zones such as Perico municipality, strengthening… Continue Reading »
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The audio-visual catalogue of agro-ecological technologies was presented in the Experimental Center Indio Hatuey, in Matanzas province. This research tool proposes some agro-ecologic techniques for the design and more complete management of the farms, including a sustainable way, explained Mildrey Soca Pérez, scientific assessor. Soca Pérez agreed that this catalogue privilege the voice of farmers… Continue Reading »
Why are orchards so important? Is it just because teach and allow us to eat more? Or are important because at long term give profits- although will be hard rains or draughts- and answer to people alimentary needs? I am making reference to the fact that suburbs and family agriculture tend to wipe out obstacles… Continue Reading »
Almost in the middle of the dusty embankment that may look like Tomeguín, is the house of Abel María Rodríguez Palacio. You just have to follow the trail of the mameyes to understand that you entered the farm with the same name. And it is that this peasant hardly notice in the middle of that… Continue Reading »
Since yesterday, February 6, Decree-Law 351 “On the Special Regime of Social Security for Cooperatives of the Basic Units of Cooperative Production” (UBPC) came into force, aimed at the protection of its associates.
More than 200 thousand seeds are planted in the four nurseries of the Matanzas Agroforestry Company, an entity that this year should contribute to the reforestation of 197 hectares in the province, according to Jorge Díaz Mirabal, director of the company.
The producing units develop a strategy to reduce the foreign matter and improve the quality of the cane that is delivered to the plants in the 2017-2018 harvest, explained Pedro Luis Martínez Perdomo, director of Attention to Agricultural Producers (APA) in the Company Sugar Matanzas.
For the second year in a row, the Base Business Unit (UEB) Porcina Matanzas broke the pork production record by contributing a thousand 70 tons at the end of 2017, according to Armando Gálvez Romero, director of the entity.
The Cuban Association of Agricultural and Forestry Technicians (ACTAF), calls for the twelfth edition of the International Meeting on Agroecology, Organic and Sustainable Agriculture from May 29 to May 31st.