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Minister of Finance and the Public Service of Jamaica, Audley Shaw
04/04/2018

Agriculture Minister Calls on Jamaicans to Invest More in Idle Lands

“In Jamaica, we are too blessed with so many acres of idle lands. We have got to put them into production,” the [...]
Rural women in Panama
28/03/2018

Panama will be the regional headquarters of the International Fund for Agricultural Development

This agency, operating for Central America, the Caribbean and Mexico, will address the region's priorities in the areas of rural development and [...]
Maracuyá
21/03/2018

Swiss company to invest millions in Nicaragua for the cultivation of passion fruit

The pulp of this fruit will be processed in Nicaragua and exported to the United States, Europe and Japan.
Satellite image of the Caribbean
19/03/2018

Eleven Caribbean Ministers of Agriculture go on tour

They seek to improve access to technology and food cooperation for their countries, in a mission led by Manuel Otero from Argentina, [...]
Sugarcane
15/03/2018

New investment to boost ethanol in Bolivia

Sugarcane crops are expected to increase by approximately 18,000 hectares, for a total of around 155,000 hectares by 2025.
Man at work in Bocas del Toro, Panama
15/03/2018

Panama prepares its "Agro Master Plan," investing USD $27 million

The project aims to raise the quality of public services specializing in improving agricultural productivity by strengthening the functional structure and technical [...]
Orange harvest in Cuba
15/03/2018

Cuba and the European Union work together to strengthen relations

The EU advocates for promoting openness and mutual respect and continuing to work together on projects in common with Cuba.
A tractor similar to those India has donated to Cuba
15/03/2018

India donates 60 tractors to support Cuba’s agricultural development

India is donating five million USD worth of tractors and other farming equipment to contribute toward Cuba’s agricultural development.
IICA headquarters
15/03/2018

IICA bridges the gap between the Caribbean and Brazil to improve agriculture

"We want to help ensure a healthy diet and improve the nutritional conditions in the world," stated Caio Rocha, Secretary of Food [...]
Print entitled
06/03/2018

National sugar heritage meeting called in Cuba

The new edition of the event is part of the program for recovery, conservation, dissemination, and education of the historical sugar heritage, [...]