The province of Matanzas obtained the status of outstanding in the last cut of the integral emulation for May 17th, Day of the Peasant, and the 60th anniversary of the constitution of the National Association of Small Farmers (ANAP).
At the national level, the province of Cienfuegos, a territory with productive results and in the work of grassroots organizations, obtained the headquarters of the central activities for the date.
Likewise, the National Bureau of the peasant organization recognized the provinces of Matanzas, Santiago de Cuba and Pinar del Río.
In the case of the Matanzas territory, the municipalities of Jovellanos, Calimete, Martí and Unión de Reyes deserved the status of outstanding. The work of Colón and Los Arabos was also highlighted.
“Our work for a year showed that it was possible and that our peasant organization can be kept at the forefront,” reported Yania Sánchez Caballero, president of the organization in Colón.
ANAP celebrates the 60th anniversary of its constitution amid the complex health situation in the country, caused by covid-19. For this reason the main efforts are aimed at improving production results.