Guanajuato, fourth national place in corn production

The state of Guanajuato ranks fourth in the nation in the production of corn, according to el Sistema de Información Agroalimentaria y Pesquera.

“The challenge is on the field. Guanajuato and Mexico will have to be the great refrigerator in vegetables and berries, and it will also have to continue to be the barn that feeds Mexicans and much of the world,” said Miguel Marquez Marquez Marquez, governor of Guanajuato.

During the edition of la Feria Internacional del Maíz Guanajuato 2018, the state president stressed that in Guanajuato the processes of research and innovation in the genetics of corn have developed seeds that allow higher profitability in production, adaptation to climate and less water use.