Agronoticias: Agriculture News from Latin America and the Caribbean


Satellite image of the Caribbean

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, [...]
A child stands in what is left of his house in Utuado, Puerto Rico, which was almost completely destroyed by Hurricane Maria Oct. 12, 2017.

“Next time we will be prepared”

Resilience has become the key to facing extreme weather events in Latin America and the Caribbean. Haiti is preparing a project to [...]
Island of Saint Martin after Hurricane Irma

Government of China supports Caribbean countries to build back better after hurricanes

UNDP teams are being deployed to Dominica and Antigua and Barbuda to coordinate the United Nations' efforts in the region.
Man breaking coconuts in St. Kitts

Caricom to Create Fund for Agricultural Recovery in the Caribbean

Following unprecedented hurricanes, resilience in agriculture in focus at regional agriculture meeting
A Rainbow Infrared graphic of Hurricane Irma from September 4-5 from the GOES Floater satellite.

'Potentially catastrophic' Hurricane Irma nears eastern Caribbean islands

Irma has become one of the strongest storms recorded in the Atlantic, and is threatening to slam into Caribbean islands including Puerto [...]
A sign advertising fresh tilapia for sale at Indies Greens.

Advancing Aquaponics – FAO regional training workshop in Antigua

Fresh tilapia is now being sold at Indies Greens, site of the FAO regional training workshop on Advancing Aquaponics for five countries [...]