In Coclé province alone 6,783 hectares of oranges are grown and largely exported to Martinique and Guyana.
Coclé's orange growers are implementing new production techniques with the aim of improving the quality of the region's oranges using better, juicier varieties with more flavor and greater resistance to diseases, according to Isidra Rodríguez from Panama's Citric Fruit Growing Program set up by the country's Ministry for Farming Development (MIDA in Spanish).
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.
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