Minister of Agriculture visits Mértola and Portimão with water management on the agenda

Governor is this Wednesday in Mértola and Portimão

This Wednesday, the 10th of August, the Minister of Agriculture and Food will visit Baixo Alentejo and the Algarve, namely the municipalities of Mértola and Portimão.

The visit by Maria do Céu Antunes starts at 10 am, in Mértola, at Sociedade Agrícola Vargas Madeira, a farm whose main activities are sheep and beef production. In addition, it is a good example of efficient management of its water resources.

This action is part of a series of visits with the aim of promoting the efficient management of water resources on farms.

In the afternoon, at 15:00, in Mexilhoeira Grande (Portimão), Maria do Céu Antunes visits the Frusoal Production Unit – Morgado da Torre, which is dedicated to the production of oranges and is currently being supplied by two wells. , recently rehabilitated.