Drought affects Guayas´s farmers

In February of this year, the Minister of agriculture, Javier Ponce, knowing drought that will hit the agro of Guayas, Los Ríos, El Oro and Manabí, put in maintenance all electrical appliances that capture water from the Daule river and send it by artificial canals to the farms...
Banana plantations are lost and promised fumigation never arrived

Banana plantations are lost and promised fumigation never arrived

National banana producers feel concerned that the free fumigation process that was offered to some farms will never arrive, even though Javier Ponce, Agriculture Minister announced it started on 20 and 30 August. One days before the emergency time ends, hundreds of Guayas and El...