News from Uruguay

16-05-2014 01:47 AM
El Nino's threat to major food crop yields
El Nino events can have a significant impact on the yields of certain major food crops, a study has shown. Researchers say the climatic phenomenon,...
03-05-2013 09:42 AM
Uruguay promotes irrigation investment to lift agriculture
The Uruguayan government recently welcomed a team of World Bank experts to tour the country as part of a program to promote irrigation investment. ...
07-01-2011 09:22 AM
Uruguay's Drought Is Worsening
A drought that has plagued northern Uruguay since last month is getting worse and looks likely spread to other parts of the South American country.
24-12-2010 09:16 AM
Agriculture emergency due to drought
Uruguay has declared an "agriculture state of emergency" because of the drought situation to the north of the country.
29-11-2010 09:14 AM
Farmers laud delegation to Uruguay conference
Farmers from various areas in the north expressed their appreciation to the Philippine delegation to a global assembly in Uruguay for raising their co...