secretary Farming and Rural Development, Victor Villalobos Arambolla, approx at the 2021 National Meetings for Research and Innovation in Livestock, Agriculture, Forestry and Aquaculture – Fisheries, which contributes to the development of science and technology for this field.
Science is a profitable investment, said Luis Angel Rodriguez del Bosque, who is in charge of the public administration office of the National Institute of Forestry, Agricultural Research and Livestock Research (Inifap), because for every pesos invested in this institution, an economic spill of 50 pesos into the Mexican countryside.
Mexico City, November 15, 2021. – Development Science and Technology In Mexico, it does not stop, even in difficult situations such as the epidemic, to encourage innovations in food production, raw materials and the preservation of natural resources, for the benefit of producers and society, as explained by the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Victor Villalobos Arambolla.
He commented that scientific developments, technological developments and innovation proposals in the field of primary production in Mexico and the world continue to progress, with broad institutional cooperation.
During his virtual participation in national meetings for research and innovation in livestock, agriculture, forestry and aquaculture in difficult situations, Mexicans have taken the breed and developed science and technology for the field, he said, the pride of Mexico, is no exception. Fisheries 2021.
At the event, which was coordinated by the National Institute for Research into Forests, Agriculture and Livestock (INIFAP), the official noted that, with the motto of science for living, in a critical environment caused by COVID-19, more than 20 institutions decided to organize the 2021 science meetings.
Science provides safe and healthy food
Villalobos Arambolla highlighted the large quantity and quality of summaries that make up the respective reports and the participation of institutions that made these meetings possible for the benefit of the countryside and the country.
He explained that the scientific meetings are annual meetings of the sub-sectors of livestock, agriculture, forestry, aquaculture and fishing, which invite researchers, teachers, technicians, producers, students, organizations and companies related to this field, to introduce the progress in food production. Raw materials and conservation of natural resources.
Science is a profitable investment, said Luis Angel Rodriguez del Bosque, who is in charge of the Public Administration Office of the National Institute of Forestry, Agricultural Research and Livestock Research (INIFAP), because for every pesos invested in this institution, an economic spill of 50 pesos into the Mexican countryside.
He emphasized that science provides healthy and safe food, protects biodiversity, and provides clean air and water. INIFAP – the decentralized organization for agriculture – has signed more than a hundred national and international agreements with various entities, so that bonding of institutions is the key to moving forward and solving challenges in this sector.
The General Coordinator for Rural Development at the Ministry of Agriculture, Salvador Fernández Rivera, described the process of organizing the previous national meetings, and noted the strengthened work with the convened institutions, aimed at improving productivity, competitiveness, sustainability and equity in the sector. value chains.
Director of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Sciences of the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), Francisco Suárez Gomez, expressed that the dissemination of research results and association with producers, entrepreneurs and teachers, among others, will contribute to building one of the most competitive sectors in the country.