Cuencano farmers want to boost organic food production

Representatives from 25 farmer organizations that are part of the Austro Agroecological Network, presented a project for the creation of more spaces to sell agroecological products in Azuay, Cañar, and Morona Santiago. The project called “Ordinance for the Strengthening of and Boost of Fair and Solidary Trade in the Cuenca Canton” has the support of the public company EDEC EP, and of the Municipal Directorate of Social and Economic Development. In Cuenca, there currently only two spaces designated for  organic products; one is at El Vergel and the other is at Capulispamba. The project proposal was given to Councilmen Ivan…

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