8 May, 2021

Radio26.Cu – Matanzas, Cuba

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Sugarcane areas increase in Los Arabos.

Workers of the production units of Los Arabos municipality and of the Attention to Producers entity work to increase the sugar cane areas, in areas close to the Mario Muñoz plant, with a view to bringing the raw material closer to the industry.

From a plan of more than 2,890 hectares planned, they have managed to plant 1,950, with a yield of 38.5 tons per hectare (T / ha), an indicator in which the Mario Muñoz Agricultural Production Cooperative of Jacán stands out. with 52 T / ha, and that they hope to overcome in the territory, according to the press, the head of the harvest: Luis A. Casanova Díaz.

In this month of September they carry out the estimated cane for the next contest, in which they evaluate the possibilities of performance, the maturity of the grass, the cutting strategy, among other elements, while they anticipate contributing to the industry in the harvest 2019- 2020 just over 274 thousand 900 tons of raw material.