An agreement has been made with over 300 producers to buy at $22.5 a quintal the surplus that has not been placed on the market.
From a press release issued by the Presidency of Panama:
The national government will buy rice production through the Institute of Agricultural Marketing at a price of $22.50 per quintal following a consensus reached between the authorities and representatives from the Cocle Association of Rice Producers (ACOPRA) who met at Palacio de las Garzas.
Oil palm producers in Panama plan to certify the production of this product from plantation to manufacturing.
Ladislao Guerra, National Director of Products and Services, said the Agricultural Research Institute of Panama (IDIAP) will be initiating mechanisms to regulate the introduction of palm oil seed in Panama and nursery certification by the National Seed Committee (CNS).
Farmers are trying to improve herd genetics by crossing breeds from their own region with others from Europe.
With the aim of improving the supply of meat for an increasingly demanding public, Panamanian farmers have focused on genetic improvement of livestock, achieving tangible results in terms of quality and production level.
Agro2 is committed to producing ethanol from cassava and food products for domestic consumption and export through the use of sustainable agriculture practices while serving as a model of agricultural production in the highly degraded Veraguas region of the Republic of Panama.
Operates in Panama
Phone: (507) 3949100
As part of the Agritrade Platform, Guatemala will participate for the 27th time in PMA Fresh Summit, the most important international trade show and convention of fruits and vegetables in the United States, which will take place at Anaheim Convention Center, California from October 17th to 19th.
METAGRO is a Guatemalan based manufacturer that provides high end solutions of agricultural transport equipment, we are focused on helping customers be more productive as they help to improve the quality of life for people around the world.
Operates in Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Panama
Phone: (502) 2383 2720 - (502) 5595 9953
XAGRO (Exportadora Agrícola Nicaragüense S.A.) is a grower, buyer, and exporter of fresh tropical roots, fruits, and coconuts grown in the fertile soils of Nicaragua. Our products are sold to importers, brokers, institutional buyers, food manufactures, and large grocery chains throughout the world. Headquartered in Nueva Guinea, South Caribbean Autonomous Region, sometimes shortened to RACS, or RAAS Nicaragua.
Operates in Nicaragua
Phone: (505) 8993-4549 - (505) 8626-0369