For the winter 2021 cycle, the national government approved the planting of 30 thousand hectares of corn and rice in Monagas state, as reported by Governor Yelitze Santaella.
The president explained that the inputs to grow these cereals will soon arrive at the entity, where the planting of 10 hectares of rice and 20 hectares of corn is contemplated.
Census of producers. Santaella pointed out that the team of the Agroproductive General Staff is updating the list of producers who will receive the financing, and he also urged beneficiaries with credits to pay their quotas on time to continue favoring more producers in the region.
Inauguration of the plant. The Head of Government of Monagas also reported that in the coming weeks the rice threshing plant located in Barrancas, Sotillo municipality will be inaugurated.
He assured that the agricultural activity in the Monaguense entity is promoted with the support of President Nicolás Maduro, reflected in actions such as the transfer of the AgroPatria silos to the Government of Monagas to strengthen agri-food policies, as well as the granting of credits to small producers for the planting of beans and vegetables, and the next delivery of agricultural kits.