Haiti – Politic: Jovenel Moses celebrates May 1st on the dam site of the Marion River
Wednesday, May 1st, Feast of Agriculture and Labor, President Jovenel Moose assisted by his wife Martine, ministers, parliamentarians and other local authorities in the presence of people from all municipalities, municipalities and localities of North -East, celebrated this celebration, on the site of the Marion River project, in Great Savannah (Red Terrier, Northeast) https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-24264-haiti-politic-official- inauguration-of-dam-works-on-the-marion-river.html
In his intervention Head of State drew attention to his view of the agriculture sector and its determination in this important infrastructure that should be completed 2020 with the help of Cuban cooperation https: // www .haitilibre.com/en/news- 26713-haiti-technology-towards-a-transfer-of-hydraulic-knowledge-with-cuba.html
For the past 15 months, Haitian and Cuban technicians have been working on three dikes, intake channels and diversions. Thanks to this huge project, a reservoir of 10 million cubic meters of water https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-24264-haiti-politic-official-inauguration-of-dam-works-on-the-marion will be allowed to irrigate 10,000 hectares of land, produce electricity, allow fish farming and water treatment
The delegation also visited the 53kw solar pumping system, which will allow farmers, especially rice farmers, to obtain water for their land and the site of the Ferrier seed center, one of the three that the Moses administration will build (Northeast, Artibonite and South) to allow rice farmers to obtain high quality seeds to the Haitian population.
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