Cuba: Successful Soil Conservation Program

0 Havana, Jul 20. -Cuba is demonstrating considerable success in soil conservation and improvement in over 600,000 hectares.The objective of the Ministry of Agriculture's National Program for Soil Conservation and Improvement, created in 2000, is to stop soil degradation. Soil degradation is a very complex process involving various factors, including natural phenomena such as climate, relief, geological formations and elements

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Peasants from Santa Cruz del Sur benefited from Cooperation Project

0 Santa Cruz del Sur, Ago 21. -The ANAP (National Association of small Farmers) develops a cooperation project in Santa Cruz del Sur, sponsored by Oxfam, a non-governmental European Organization. This Organization has supplied technical means and agriculture devices for the improvement and development of the agriculture in South Camaguey. These donations include engines for tractors, pneumatics, batteries, and roofs

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Raul Castro Highlights Encouraging Signs in Cuban Economy

6 HAVANA, Cuba, Aug 1. – Cuban President Raul Castro said today there are encouraging signs of improvement in Cuban economy in the first half of the current year. Raul delivered a speech the fifth regular session of the National Assembly of People's Power (ANPP) where he said that oil production, the increase of labor productivity above the average wage

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