Artemisa, Cuba - The Basic Unit of Hydroponic Cooperative Production in the municipality of San Cristóbal, the only one of its kind in the province of Artemisa, so far this year it over-fulfill its productions that the Agricultural Company of the territory markets.
The social purpose of this Hydroponic in San Cristóbal, Artemisa, is the production of viands, vegetables, fruit trees which markets over 95% with the state for social and tourism centers.
It has a workforce of 38 members, of which 5 are women and 33 men, in addition to a farmer associated with the farm María Elena, with a total area of 6 hectares.
For the current year the group plans to produce over 500 tons of tomato, cucumber, pineapple, banana and other products with sales contracted with the state of the 100% of its productions.
Translated by Lorenzo Raúl Alonso López
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