Transgenic Crops Approved

Thursday, October 24, 2019 Since October 1, in Guatemala, the Technical Regulation of Biosafety of Living Modified Organisms has been in force, which will allow the importation, commercialization and sowing of modified seeds known as transgenic, for human and animal consumption. Until now, Guatemala could only import food that was…

Low Rainfall Threatens Region

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 During the period from May to June this year, rainfall in the region is forecast to be below normal, leading to increased crop pests and a shortage of animal feed. The International Regional Organization for Agricultural Health (OIRSA) reported that because of the lack of rain…

Papaya project update

Greetings from Northern Guatemala, We appreciate you following the progress of our Papaya Project. Use this LINK to access our growers website and see the latest on-site progress especially with the nursery and planting updates and videos. Once on the website, go to top right and click on EN to translate the…