Honduras will Import Less Potatoe and Avocado Seeds

The Honduran national government wants to promote the local production of potatoes and avocados to reduce imports, increase exports, and to improve the farmers’ economy.

Honduran Potatoes

To this end, the Minister of Economic Development, Arnaldo Castillo, and a group of business executives from the Taiwan Sugar Corporation company, visited the avocado plantation, located in La Esperanza, Intibuca.

The Taiwanese mission and the authorities of the Directorate of Agricultural Science and Technology (DICTA) visited the premises of the project based at the Santa Catarina experimental station in La Esperanza, Intibuca.

Honduran Avocado

Currently, the Government of the Republic is