Camagüey Encourages the Production of Bio-fortified Varieties of Rice

0 Camagüey, Aug 28. – Over 100 varieties of rice have been assessed in the last seven years by the Territorial Research Center for Grains and Seeds, of the agro-industrial complex Ruta Invasora, in Camaguey province, in a bit to determine their advantages  and promote their productions. Given the special conditions of its soils and appropriate wheatear, the Research Institute

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Farmer Leader Calls for Increasing Sales to International Tourist Sector

0 HAVANA, Cuba, Aug 1.- Cooperative farms and private farmers are not yet using their full capacities to sell their produce to the tourist sector, while only 45 out of 171 co-ops are steadily meeting their compromises with the program. The appropriate fulfillment of contracts has been the main difficulty in the effort over the past eight months, according to

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New projects to benefit farmworkers in Santa Cruz del Sur

1 Santa Cruz Del Sur, May 24. –   Mártires de la Caobita Basic Unit of Cooperative Production in Haiti district, Santa Cruz del Sur, is developing new projects so as to increase the milk gathering and to sow a variety of crops that regularly are not sowed in this area. The acquisition of new working instruments is something positive for

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