Representatives from Cuba and the United States talk about cooperation in agriculture

UNITED STATES, April 11, 2018.- On April 10-11, 2018, a technical exchange was held in Washington D.C. between authorities from Cuba and the United States on the cooperation in the field of agriculture.

This meeting provided the opportunity to review the state of the implementation of the Framework Memorandum of Understanding on Agriculture and the Memorandum of Understanding on Animal and Plant Health signed by both countries. In particularly, both parties reviewed the compliance with the activities previously agreed upon, and analyzed the new actions proposed and other initiatives to give continuance to the technical exchanges.

The bilateral cooperation in this field benefits Cuban and U.S. farmers and helps promote the sustainability and development of agriculture, which are related to organic agriculture, soil management, water conservation, the prevention and treatment of plant pests and animal diseases, as well as to the actions for organic certification and seeds, among others.

Education - This is a contributing Drupal Theme
Design by WeebPal.