MAG begins delivering produce with the onset of winter. /MAG
The Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (MAG) started deliveries of agricultural parcels last Friday in the departments of Chalatenango, La Libertad and San Salvador.
Through a statement, the agency said more than 95,000 growers have benefited, with more than 70 wineries providing 25 pounds of certified seed, 1 quintal fertilizer, 1 liter of foliar fertilizer and seed treatment equipment. Guaranteed to be established in the region. .
“Just as we promote good agricultural practices to increase productivity and care for the health of our population, we are providing more and better inputs to increase production,” he said. Because it is the state’s responsibility to ensure the well-being of its citizens.” Agriculture, Oscar saved.
MAG pointed out that around 1,500 producers are expected to benefit in the city of La Palma alone.
documents for delivery.
Institution Enabled WebsitePackage agricolas.mag.gob.sv Negotiate days and locations where farmers can receive packages of produce. To pick up the package, she must go to the distribution center assigned by her MAG through the portal with the DUI and registration number.
The first area to be approved was in the West, where improved seeds have been delivered to smallholder growers in Ahuachapan, Santa Ana and Sonsonate departments since April 28.
MAG expects corn production to increase by 20% in the 2023-2024 cycle. He also revealed that 150 technicians will be supported this year from the National Center for Agricultural and Forestry Technology (CENTA), the Salvadoran Agricultural Transformation Institute and the National School of Agriculture (ENA).
MAG announced in April that more than 500,000 packages would be delivered nationwide.