Agricultural works in the Artibonite

Jean Pierre Alexandre - May 25 2012, 9:50 AM

Haiti - Agriculture: The President Inaugurates important agricultural works in the Artibonite
25/05/2012 10:26:34

The President Michel Martelly, inaugurated, Thursday, May 24, in the Artibonite valley, in the locality La Session to Bocozelle (5th section of St. Marc), an irrigation system consisting of a primary channel of 23 km and 6.5 km of secondary canals in masonry, allowing to recover 3.000 additional hectares and 5.000 hectares in order to increase the income of 40,000 farmers, and reduce rice imports of 40,000 tonnes per year [900.000 bags of rice].

Also, the sites of Janin and of Boudet Savien, where is located the Canal Maitre Rive Droite, have been built in Berlin wall. Shoreline protection of the right bank of the Artibonite River and a bridge to one lane of 84 meters of range on the Sal

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