70 Percent of Nicaragua's Banana Crop Lost Due to Drought

20 Apr 2016 by Local Press Report

Nicaragua has reportedly lost around 70 per cent of its banana crop in the area around Rivas this year, after a severe drought struck the south-west of the country. The Rivas banana producers association Aplari and producers in Tolesmayda near Buenos Aires have called on the government to offer support to those growers affected.

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