Raspberry production increasing in Jalisco

Jalisco is becoming the consolidated national raspberry production leader. The State contributed with over 38,000 tons from January to October 2016, with production going up by 67%. The Ministry of Agriculture informs that Mexico had 111% growth, compared to the prior year, which strengthens its position as the fifth producer worldwide of this crop. The raspberry production takes place in eight different States in Mexico, but 98% of this product comes from Jalisco, Baja California and Michoacan.