Agronoticias: Agriculture News from Latin America and the Caribbean



Mexico intends to export more bananas and pork to China

The Ministry of Agriculture of Mexico said that exports of new pork products will reach around 20 million dollars in the first [...]
Irrigation system

A national plan is launched to triple the total irrigated area in Argentina

The country's irrigated area is currently around two million hectares; the goal is to reach six million by the year 2030.
Small Cuban market

Cuba and Belarus explore possible cooperation in the field of agriculture

The heads of agriculture of both countries discussed the prospects of cooperation at a meeting in Minsk
Market in Guatemala

The challenge of promoting responsible investment in agriculture and food systems in Guatemala

A total of 25 actors from the public and private sectors and civil society participated in a meeting focused on evaluating responsible [...]
Santiago de Chile

Chile creates an Office for Sustainable Project Management

The Government intends to streamline the Environmental Assessment Service (SEA) and reduce all obstacles and excessive bureaucracy involved in promoting investments.
Women loading timber in the Peruvian Amazon

Peru is committed to restoring 3.2 million hectares of degraded forest land

According to the Minister of Agriculture, Peru has 73 million hectares of forests, which accounts for more than 56% of the national [...]
Image of the Galapagos Islands

Imports of yogurt restricted in the Galapagos Islands

This is intended to generate alternatives to the livestock sector, boosting the archipelago's internal economy.
Harvest in La Pampa, Argentina

Return of rains and better prices would lead to a record wheat harvest in Argentina

Planting wheat could increase by 9%, bringing production to 20 million tons, according to USDA technicians.