The increase of the national productions and the decrease of imports constitute, in the current times, essential priorities for the Cuban economy. To respond positively to these requirements, it is urgent to deepen the government-university-business nexus.
Manuel Merino Amador is not exactly an omnipotent hero and famous as Hercules or Achilles in Greek mythology, it is much more, for being a laborious man and multiplying profits for his fellow workers and his native town of Calimete, thanks to the fruit Of his dedication, unconditional dedication and passion for the central Jesus Rabí where he began his working life since the age of thirteen.
More than 29 thousand 400 tonnes of potatoes were harvested in the province of Matanzas this season, a figure that exceeds the planned 300 thousand tonnes, said Yosbel Tejera Guinart, agricultural subdelegate in the territory.
The plants are in a position to recover the backlog in the 2016-2017 harvest in the province, said Abilio García Ales, head of the Control and Analysis Room of the Matanzas Sugar Company.
The agricultural yield of the cane sector in Matanzas is one of the best in Cuba with an average of 53 tons per hectare. For this 2016-2017 harvest, work is prioritized in the field and agricultural machinery, said Armando Fuentes, director of harvest operations.
Among the objectives of the Matanzas agricultural sector highlights the Infocomm project development in Jaguey Grande, Calimete and the Zapata Swamp, said Gerardo Benitez Guzman, director of Enterprise Computing and Communications, Ministry of Agriculture.
Since the 2014-2015 sugar cane harvest the Core Sampler enable to evaluate the quality of sugarcane in the Jesus Rabbi sugar mill located in the municipality of Calimete. The technology, which is unique in Cuba, has more advantages than the traditional sampler found in the first mill of the sugarmills, said Jorge Shaved, who is a laboratory specialist .