Rains worry rice farmers
ESPECIAL PARA PRENSA.COM
25/12/2012 - Rice producers in Los Santos are concerned because recent heavy rains have out the harvest in danger.
Farmers said the crops are ready to be harvested, but the recent rain have made that difficult.
Alcibiades Alonso, one of the farmers, said that while some harvesting has been done, the rains have delayed most of the harvest, causing concerns that the remaining plants will be ruined.
He said that rain is falling in areas such as Macaracas, and that it is not yet known how extensive the damage will be.