São Filipe, Oct 4 (Inforpress) – The municipality of Santa Catarina do Fogo begins to feel the effects of “a probable bad agricultural year” according to Alberto Nunes, the increase of people in the audience and content of requests.
According to the mayor, the request for public employment is at the center of the demands of the households in “one of the poorest municipalities” of the country, noting that people have stopped asking for support, and want occupations to ensure survival.
The preparation of an emergency plan to face the bad agricultural scenario in the county will be taken into account in the next few days, according to the mayor.
The situation of the agricultural year in the municipality of Santa Catarina is “seriously compromised” throughout the southern part of the municipality, an area of ”great concentration” of goat cattle and whose livestock farmers are facing pasture problem.
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